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Frances Atwood

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frances Atwood
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1826
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl Grey
Departure date: 17th December, 1849
Arrival date: 9th May, 1850
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 33 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives/linctas
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 12th February, 2017 wrote:

Frances ATWOOD was convicted at Dublin on 4 April 1849 for stealing silver and a watch. 7yr transportation record. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Earl Grey’ arriving 1850.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 12th February, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives/linctas (prev. ), firstname: Frances, surname: Atwood, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1826, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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