Bellett was granted land at Sandy Bay as compensation
for his property on Norfolk Island.
He died 3rd December 1813, aged 47, and was buried in St.
David's Cemetery, Hobart. His
death notice reads:
suddenly at Hobart, 2 December alt.
Jacob Bellett, settler, formerly of Norfolk Island.
minute or two before his death he was in jocular
with some of his friends, from whom he was
an instant snatched at that aweful command of the Supreme
leaving behind a wife and infant family in whose
all who were acquainted with him must feelingly
....... Jacob Bellette."
Bellett, using the surname Harrison, was the sole occupant of a wooden house
at Sorell in 1842 her son, George, occupied a nearby house.
died at Sorell, 10th September 1842. Her headstone
in the Henry Street cemetery at Sorell shows her to be 70 years of age, relict
of Jacob Bellett Snr.