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Elizabeth Betts, one of 119 convicts transported on the Sovereign, 15 April 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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||All country work
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 42
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd November, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
Name; Eliza Betts
Ship; Sovereign. 3rd Aug 1829.
Indent No; 119
Age; 26 Est birth Year; 1803
Read & Write; Married 2 children [ONE WITH HER]
Native Place; Co. Cork
Calling; All work
Offence; Robbing her Aunt
Date of Trial: London. 23 Oct 1828
Sentence; 7 years - 2 previous convictions
Height; 5 ft. 1 1/2
Assigned Mrs Wyatt
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime