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Ann Clark

Ann Clark, one of 101 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, August 1816

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Clark
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: Attempted murder
Convicted at: Norfolk, Kings Lynn Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lord Melville
Departure date: August, 1816
Arrival date: 24th February, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 102 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 276
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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D Wong on 27th July, 2017 wrote:

24/6/1815 Norfolk Chronicle Norfolk, England:
LYNN, June 23
Ann Clark the wife of Wm. Clark, (who was sentenced death for stabbing her husband, but received a pardon on condition of being transported for life) was conveyed from the gaol Deptford, to he shipped for New South Wales.

Colonial Secretary Papers:
CLARKE, Ann Maria. Per “Lord Melville”, 1817

1821 Oct 1,3: Re permission to marry at Parramatta (Reel 6008; 4/3504 p.402)
(This may have been to Thomas Bradshaw per ‘Marquis of Wellington 1815’ - he has the same date entry on the Colonial Secretary Papers website).
Married in 1822 at St John’s, Parramatta.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849. New South Wales - 1825

WIFE of Thos. Bradshaw. Parramatta

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 27th July, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: f, crime

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