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Ellen Carr, one of 61 convicts transported on the Janus, 23 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
23rd October, 1819
3rd May, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 105 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 241 (122). Tasmanian Archives.
||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 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