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Ann Adams, one of 170 convicts transported on the Sea Queen, 08 May 1846
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex. Clerkenwell Quarter Sessions
8th May, 1846
29th August, 1846
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 169 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 60. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 16th January, 2017 wrote:
Ann ADAMS was convicted at Middlesex, London on 6 Jan 1846 for stealing clothing. Previously convicted. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Sea Queen’ arriving 29 Aug 1846.
Married woman; husband - Thomas Nayler. She was also known as Ellen Nayler.
Housemaid; aged 20 yrs; 4’4 1/2”; Protestant; can read & write.
Native Place: Marylebone, London.
Brother - Robert, at sea.
Orderly, quiet & well behaved.
6mth Probation Period. Station Gang - Anson hulk.
30 Nov 1847: Application for permission to marry - to William Jones (free status). Approved.
24 Jan 1848: Married to William Jones at Hobart. Ann aged 23yrs, widow. William aged 27yrs, labourer. (Ref. 37/1/7 no. 1600)
9 Oct 1849: Ticket of Leave granted.
8 April 1851: Conditional Pardon approved.
4 Feb 1853: Certificate of Freedom
8 June 1854: Gaol, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 16th January, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 60. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 60),