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Millicent Ablethorpe

Millicent Ablethorpe, one of 179 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 06 May 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Millicent Ablethorpe
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Embezzlement
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hindostan
Departure date: 6th May, 1839
Arrival date: 12th September, 1839
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 178 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 26. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 22nd November, 2016 wrote:

Millicent ABELTHORPE was convicted at the CCC, London on 22 Oct 1838 for larceny by servant - embezzling money from her employer. Gaol Report - connections respectable. A widow. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Hindostan’ arriving 11 Sept 1839.

Assigned to work services, including at the Female Factory Hobart.

Marriage: to Ellis SCHOFIELD 24 July 1843 at Hobart. Ellis was recorded as 30 yrs of age, a labourer, transported per ‘Lady Nugent’. Mellicent, aged 34yrs, widow. (ref. 37/1/3 no. 733.  Govt permission given).

Free Certificate 955 in 1845.

Nell Murphy on 21st October, 2018 wrote:

Link to husband’s record: https://convictrecords.com.au/convicts/schofield/ellis/36635

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 22nd November, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 26. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 26), gender

Nell Murphy on 21st October, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000)

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