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Ann Avent

Ann Avent, one of 73 convicts transported on the Borneo, 07 May 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Avent
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1782
Occupation: Farm servant
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: Devon Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Borneo
Departure date: 7th May, 1828
Arrival date*: 7th January, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 73 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 391 (197). NSW & Tas., Aust. Convict Musters, 1806-1849, Tas, List of convicts (incomplete), 1835
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

Iris Dunne on 1st March, 2017 wrote:

Convicted 15 January 1828
Free by Servitude 15 January 1835
“Transported for Robbery Gaol report.  Very good.  Convicted before.  (One child M).  Stated, this offence ‘stealing bedding in Furnished Lodgings. 6 months for a similar offence, served it at Exeter - a third time for ? one monthe. Husband W. Avent….....Last living with H (married 3 ch).
23 July 1832 Drunk & our after hours.  more on below link.
http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-1,380,26,L,50

Convict Changes History

Anya Avenante on 31st August, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: f, occupation, crime

Anya Avenante on 1st March, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1782 (prev. 0000)

Iris Dunne on 1st March, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 391 (197). NSW & Tas., Aust. Convict Musters, 1806-1849, Tas, List of convicts (incomplete), 1835 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm R

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