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Betsy Ackland

Betsy Ackland, one of 144 convicts transported on the George Hibbert, 22 July 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Betsy Ackland
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: -
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Gloucester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: George Hibbert
Departure date: 22nd July, 1834
Arrival date: 1st December, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 144 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 402
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

Peter Limer on 30th December, 2011 wrote:

Physical description on Certificate of Freedom.
Height-5foot 1/4 inch
Scar under left eye.
Scar ???? of left thumb, another back of middle and litttle finger of left hand
Scar ??????? left thumb
Scar inside right middle finger
Rather deaf

Convict Changes History

Peter Limer on 30th December, 2011 made the following changes:

date of birth 1808-00-00, gender f

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