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Mary Allen, one of 113 convicts transported on the Platina, 22 April 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th May, 1838
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster. Liverpool Quarter Session
22nd April, 1837
22nd October, 1837
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 112 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 38. Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-2,266,5,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th October, 2013 wrote:
Mary Allen (real name Mary Barnet or Barnes) was convicted for stealing money, Liverpool 09/01/1837. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land, (Tasmania) on the ‘Platina’, arriving 22/10/1837.
Gaol Report: bad
Ship Surgeon’s Report: well behaved & clean.
Widow, 1 child; house servant & plain cook; reads 5’1”.
Died in H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart 09/05/1838. Buried 12/05/1838. (ref. for burial 5435/1838-34)Hobart district.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th October, 2013 made the following changes:
source, alias1, alias2, date of birth 1805, date of death 9th May, 1838, gender, occupation, crime