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Jemima Chapman

Jemima Chapman, one of 149 convicts transported on the Pyramus, 08 October 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jemima Chapman
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 13th December, 1845
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 Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Wilts Assizes on 14th July 1831
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Pyramus
Departure date: 8th October, 1831
Arrival date: 5th March, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 148 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 205 (105) no author 'Bathurst Pioneers-Register of Pioneer Famillies Bathurst NSW & District <1900'
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

Karen Richardson on 1st June, 2016 wrote:

Crime: Highway Robbery on James Noad at Devizes by Jemima Chapman, George Rose and James Jefferys.
Jemima Chapman was assigned to Major Mitchell of Woolloomooloo in 1832.
Ticket of Leave: 30/04/1840.
Jemima Chapman married (convict) Robert Barton in the Abercrombie District, Bathurst in 1843.
Jemima Chapman Barton died at Fish River 13/12/1845 aged 32 years.

iain Frazier on 28th May, 2021 wrote:

The 3 children of Jemima & Robert (Barton) were:
1.George Thomas (Barton) b.13 7 1841 Fish River.
2.Louisa (Barton) b.15 8 1843 Fish River.
3.George T (Barton) b.1845.

Robert (Barton) has an entry on this Website.

Convict Changes History

Karen Richardson on 1st June, 2016 made the following changes:

date of death: 13th December, 1845 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

iain Frazier on 28th May, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 205 (105) no author 'Bathurst Pioneers-Register of Pioneer Famillies Bathurst NSW & District <1900' (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfi

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