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Sarah Barnes

Sarah Barnes, one of 180 convicts transported on the Mary, 13 April 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Barnes
Aliases: Sarah Provost
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: 10th December, 1879
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: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 13th April, 1835
Arrival date: 7th September, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 177 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 28 death certificate - Sarah Jones marriage certificate - Alfred Richard Jones and Sarah Barnes certificate of freedom - Sarah Barnes "Port Macquarie - the Winding Sheet" (book)
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

Kelli Jones on 29th April, 2017 wrote:

Sarah’s maiden name is Provost. It is not clear where the name ‘Barnes’ is from - no record can be found of a marriage prior to coming to Australia. Sarah married fellow convict, Alfred Richard Jones on 19 Apr 1847.

Convict Changes History

Kelli Jones on 29th April, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 28 death certificate - Sarah Jones marriage certificate - Alfred Richard Jones and Sarah Barnes certificate of freedom - Sarah Barnes "Port Macquarie

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