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Elizabeth Beer, one of 97 convicts transported on the Britannia, January 1798
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||18th January, 1799
life span was 58 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 238
||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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Anonymous on 8th December, 2011 wrote:
Elizabeth was convicted on 15th March, 1797 at Kent Assizes. The information I have seen suggests that the Brittania departed England, bound for New South Wales on 1st February, 1798.
Rosenne on 26th February, 2013 wrote:
Elizabeth’s death is recorded in the Old Sydney Burial Gound database as Elizabeth Bear.
Elizabeth’s sister Ann Beer/Beard had a number of children.
Convict Changes History
Rosenne on 26th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of death 18th January, 1799, gender