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Betty Atkinson

Betty Atkinson, one of 97 convicts transported on the Britannia, January 1798

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Betty Atkinson
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Britannia III
Departure date: January, 1798
Arrival date: 18th July, 1798
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 238
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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Anonymous on 25th November, 2011 wrote:

She married Corporal Thomas TOLLIS and they had Elizabeth Atkinson TOLLIS who married Captain Thomas Hansen Jnr and they had Hannah King HANSEN who was reputably the first white child to be born in NZ (in 1817 in Oihi in the Bay of Islands).

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