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Agnes Carruthers

Agnes Carruthers, one of 170 convicts transported on the Asia, 09 March 1847

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Agnes Carruthers
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 12th June, 1879
Age: 63 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Murder
Convicted at: Scotland. Dumfries Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 9th March, 1847
Arrival date: 21st July, 1847
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 167 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 169 (86)
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

sheila bound on 27th May, 2018 wrote:

Born Kirkpatrick Fleming Dumfries-shire , Scotland
Lived Gretna Green, Dumfries-shire, Scotland.
Father William Carruthers mason and Toll-Bar Keeper, Gretna Green.
Known Children twins Jane and Williamina Carruthers aka Wilkinson and Stewart Scott aka Carruthers
Married Daniel Crowther 17 May 1852 • Hobart, Tasmania

Convict Changes History

sheila bound on 27th May, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th June, 1879 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

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