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Alice Carr, one of 140 convicts transported on the Henry Wellesley, 17 July 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Servant of all work
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 98
||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 2nd August, 2012 wrote:
Alice Carr was 26 on arrival.
She was single and her native place was Cork County.
1841: Married Benjamin Backstay (Asia 1827).
There is mention of a son Thomas Backstay who married Catherine LLoyd (but no proof)
1846: Alice died aged 28
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 2nd August, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1811-00-00, date of death 1846-00-00, gender f