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Ellen Carr

Ellen Carr, one of 61 convicts transported on the Janus, 23 October 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ellen Carr
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Janus
Departure date: 23rd October, 1819
Arrival date: 3rd May, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 105 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 241 (122). Tasmanian Archives.
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

Nell Murphy on 13th April, 2019 wrote:

Ellen CARR was convicted at Lancaster, England. 14 yr transportation sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia per the ship “Janus” arriving 1820.  Further transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship “Princess Charlotte” 1820.

Assigned to work services in the Colony.
16 Nov 1820: Stealing. 1 mth on bread & water and 2 mths hard labour.  Rev. K. Knopwood, Magistrate.

16 Oct 1848: Free Certificate issued.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 13th April, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 241 (122). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 241 (122)), gend

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