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Elizabeth Carter

Elizabeth Carter, one of 90 convicts transported on the Princess Charlotte, 27 March 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Carter
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Needlewoman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing a watch
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Princess Charlotte
Departure date: 27th March, 1827
Arrival date: 6th August, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 89 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 135 (69)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th May, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Princess Charlotte - 1827
Indent No; 12
Name; Elizabeth Carter
Age; 21 [1806] Read & write. Protestant. Married
Native Place; London
Trade or calling; Needlewoman
Offence; Stealing watch
Trial; London - 14 Sept 1826. Life
Height; 5 ft. 4 1/2 in
Eyes; Dark Brown
Hair; Dark Brown
Completion; Dark Ruddy
Remarks; Behaviour;
Assigned; J McHenry J.P.
Remarks; HUSBAND on board .... Captains Mate
Ticket of Leave; 32/220
Conditional Pardon; No; 39/327

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th May, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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