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Ann Banks, one of 94 convicts transported on the Surprize, February 1794
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 198
||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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Denise McCracken on 28th September, 2012 wrote:
Crime - Tried at the Old Bailey for stealing a callimanco gown, to the value of 10 shillings.
Ref: Trial Notes.
Voyage - See “Settlers and seditionists: the people of the convict ship Surprize 1794”
On the 15th March 1797, a daughter, Jane, was born to Ann Banks & fellow convict Michael Dunn (William & Ann 1791) Jane was subsequently baptised on the 28th May 1797, at St John’s Parramatta.
Ref: “The Women of Botany Bay” P Robinson. “Muster of Females” S Marsden.
Death 1825 - Benevolent Asylum Sydney.
Burial - Ann Banks. Abode Sydney. Age 60. Buried 8th December 1825. Ceremony performed Sydney. Registered St James Cumberland. Church of England.
Ref: Burial Certificate
Convict Changes History
Denise McCracken on 28th September, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1825, crime