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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Nell Murphy on 10th July, 2016 wrote:
Jane COFFEE was convicted for Vagrancy at Cork 4 Aug 1845 (not larceny as first recorded). 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Arabian’ arriving 25 Feb 1847.
Single; aged 30yrs; housemaid; 5’3 1/2”; can read; Roman Catholic.
Native place: Cork, Ireland.
Brothers: Thomas & Daniel
Sisters: Maryann & Nancy
Some notes of misconduct and punishment.
22 July 1850: Married George Thomas Edwards (transported per ‘Prince Regent’), at Campbell Town, Tas. (ref. 37/1/9 no. 47)
1852: at Ross, Tasmania.
Ticket of Leave granted
17 Aug 1852: Free Certificate
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 10th July, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Jane, surname: Coffee, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1817, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime