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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
10th April, 1842
17th August, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 17 other convicts
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D Wong on 18th October, 2013 wrote:
Nancy, was mostly known as Ann and she was 16 years old when transported for Burglary and Robbery, stealing silver from a dwelling from Mrs Moor.
Nancy had been convicted 3 times before.
She was 5’2 3/4” tall, fresh complexion, tattoos on her arms, brown eyes, sandy brown hair, single and could not read or write. Her native place was Belfast.
1844: Married William Neighbour (John Barry 1834) he was free. They had 9 children.
On the permission to marry, Nancy was listed as Ann.
1917: Nancy died and is buried as Ann Neighbour, together with William at the Old Anglican Cemetery at Campbell Town.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 18th October, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 10 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1826, date of death 1917, gender, occupation, crime