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Jane Chapman, one of 101 convicts transported on the Mary Ann, July 1815
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
19th January, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 100 other convicts
||Craig James Smee in 'Births & Baptisms Marriages & Defacto Relationships Deaths & Burials New South Wales 1788-1820'
Portia Robinson 'Women of Botany Bay 1788-1827'
||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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iain Frazier on 20th August, 2019 wrote:
Jane/Janet was born about 1790. She was a servant at Norwich when tried.
In 1818 she married John (Emery) at St Phillips Sydney. John was born in 1779?, was tried Norwich city Norfolk Assizes, sentenced Life in 1817? & was a convict on NEPTUNE 1818.
In 1822 Jane was Free by Servitude in Sydney, as she was in musters up to 1825. In 1828 she was a laundress.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th May, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Bound Indentures 1814-1818
Native Place; Unable to read
Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th September, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1825
WIFE of Jno. Emery, Sydney
Convict Changes History
iain Frazier on 20th August, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Craig James Smee in 'Births & Baptisms Marriages & Defacto Relationships Deaths & Burials New South Wales 1788-1820'
Portia Robinson 'Women of Botany Bay 1788-1827' (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number
Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1792 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation