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Hannah Burke, one of 90 convicts transported on the Louisa, 21 August 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||29th December, 1830
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 279 (141)
||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 13th May, 2011 wrote:
She had stolen something from a person and was sentenced seven years jail. She is 37 years in age. She isn’t a crook because she doesn’t have another name so she doesn’t cheat by changing names all the time.
D Wong on 13th September, 2013 wrote:
Hannah Burke was making her living as a prostitute, and stole the watch, value £4.4.6, from William Beard. Her age was listed as 38.
Hannah could read and write, was 5’2 3/4” tall, pale and pockpitted complexion, dark brown/grey hair, grey eyes, no marks, and her left eye was cast outwards.
1830: Arrived at Port Macquarie from the Female Factory at Parramatta - “generally old and past labour”.
29/12/1830: Convict Death Register - Hannah died at Port Macquarie, aged 41.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 13th September, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1790, date of death 29th December, 1830, gender, occupation, crime