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Elizabeth Brown

Elizabeth Brown, one of 99 convicts transported on the Competitor, 09 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Brown
Aliases: Eccles
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Competitor
Departure date: 9th June, 1828
Arrival date: 10th October, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 98 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 415 (209)
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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Tony Beale on 21st October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1827-1828 R and W from Woolwich 6 children protestant aqueline nose 4’ 11 3/4” ruddy complexion brown hair and hazel eyes assigned to Mary Aitchison

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731. ELIZABETH BROWN was indicted for stealing, on the 14th of February , 1 tea-kettle, value 2s. , the goods of John Mould .

JOHN MOULD. I keep the Green Man and Still public-house, in Coppice-row, Clerkenwell . The prisoner came there on the 14th of February, and asked for a pennyworth of porter; said she was extremely cold, and went into the tap-room, where she remained some time; there were five persons there drinking; she had a black apron on, which she threw over the tea-kettle, and took it away; I received information, pursued, and took her in Ray-street, about fifty yards off with it.

CHARLES CAMERON . I am an officer. I was sent for, and took the prisoner.(Property produced and sworn to.)

GUILTY . Aged 48.

Transported for Seven Years

New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 13/11/1835 35/1214

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 21st October, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Eccles, date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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