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Eliza Ashton

Eliza Ashton, one of 149 convicts transported on the Pyramus, 08 October 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Eliza Ashton
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Man robbery
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes on 3rd August 1831
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Pyramus
Departure date: 8th October, 1831
Arrival date: 5th March, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 148 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 205 (105)
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

G Troy on 22nd August, 2015 wrote:

Pardon: 30th July 1847 Pardon number 47/388 Type CP, Item 4/4451 Reel 783 Page 275-6

Had prior conviction in July 1829 sentenced to 3 months for larcency in County of Warwick

TICKET OF LEAVE GRANTED no. 41/2703.  11th December 1841 for so long as she remains with her husband
Prisoner No, 136/32

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. Pyramus 4th March 1832.
No; 138. Eliza Ashton. Age 19.
Family in the Colony; Cousin, Isaac Dane, 7 years ago. Uncle, Mark Ashton.

Convict Changes History

G Troy on 22nd August, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

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