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Jane Chapman

Jane Chapman, one of 101 convicts transported on the Mary Ann, July 1815

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Chapman
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1792
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary Anne
Departure date: July, 1815
Arrival date: 19th January, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 100 other convicts

References

Primary 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'
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

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
Calling: Servant
Age; 23

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

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