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Janet Campbell

Janet Campbell, one of 192 convicts transported on the Tasmania, 09 September 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Janet Campbell
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft of hankerchief
Convicted at: Scotland, Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Tasmania
Departure date: 9th September, 1844
Arrival date: 20th December, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (NON41-1-4)& Indent (CON15-1-3, Image 56 & 57). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 170
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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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 20th February, 2019 wrote:

Conduct Record: Tried 17 May 1844, aged 19, Trade: House Maid, Transported for theft (handkerchief, shirt & Bucket), 2nd conviction, before for wearing apparel, 6 months, Single, Protestant, Free Cert. 6 Sept. 1837
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-4$init=CON41-1-4p23
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON15-1-3$init=CON15-1-3P56

Convict Changes History

kenneth campbell on 17th February, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: f

Iris Dunne on 20th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (NON41-1-4)& Indent (CON15-1-3, Image 56 & 57). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 170 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Cl

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