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life span was 58 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 21st September, 2018 wrote:
Elizabeth BURNS was convicted at Down, Ireland on 20 Oct 1843 for larceny - stealing clothes. Previous conviction. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Greenlaw’ arriving July 1844.
Aged 44 yrs; farm servant; 5’2” height; Roman Catholic; single woman; brown complexion; brown to grey hair; blue eyes’ quiet; good report.
Native place of birth: Down, Ireland. Maiden name not given.
3 children, at home. (ref. Convict Indent record) Father of children Burns (dead)
Sisters: Kathy, Biddy, Alice, xxx
Brother: James - at Isle of Wight
1st Stationed at the ‘Anson’ hulk, Hobart. 6 mth probation period.
7 March 1848: Ticket of Leave granted.
27 Nov 1849: Conditional Pardon approved.
22 Nov 1850: Free Certificate issued.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 21st September, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. ), firstname: Elizabeth, surname: Burns, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1800, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime