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Caroline Buxton, one of 130 convicts transported on the William Bryan, 13 June 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 140. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 12th May, 2017 wrote:
Caroline BUXTON was convicted at Lancaster on 25 Feb 1833 for stealing from the person. Previous convictions and connections bad. Life Sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘William Bryan’ arriving 23 Oct 1833.
Aged 21yrs; single woman; house servant; 4’10 1/2”.
Work services in the Colony.
21 Aug 1840: Application for permission to marry - to Henry REED (transported per ‘Lady Harewood’). Approved.
14 Sept 1840: Marriage. Caroline BUXTON aged 29yrs to Henry REED aged 25yrs. At Hobart. (ref. 37.1.1 no. 549)
Conditional Pardon approved 1846.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 12th May, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 140. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 140),