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Ruth Baldwin

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ruth Baldwin
Aliases: Ruth Bowyer
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1762
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 5th June, 1788
Age: 26 years

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: Old Bailey
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Prince of Wales
Departure date: April, 1787
Arrival date: 22nd January, 1788
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 56 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Eric Harry Daly on 8th January, 2013 wrote:

Ruth Baldwin aka Ruth Bowyer was sentenced to 7 years transportation at the Old Bailey on 25 Oct 1786 for stealing three table spoons, value 20 s. two silver desert spoons, value 10 s

Convict Changes History

Eric Harry Daly on 8th January, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1762, date of death 5th June, 1788, gender, occupation, crime

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