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Sarah Cole, one of 121 convicts transported on the Morley, 17 May 1820
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
||Devon Exeter Gaol Delivery and Quarter Session
17th May, 1820
30th September, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 123 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 326. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 22nd September, 2016 wrote:
Sarah COLE was convicted at Exeter, Devon, England on 10 April 1820. 7yr transportation sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia 1820 then transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania).
3 March 1821 - Stealing from I. Gordon, Esq. To be transferred to Newcastle, NSW, by order of Rev. Knopwood.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th July, 2021 wrote:
Burials in the Parish of St David’s, Hobart in the Year 1821
Name; Sarah Cole
When Died; 1821, 26 May
When Buried; 1821, 27 May
Age; 37 years 
Ship’s Name; Morley
Quality or profession. Convict
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; R. Knopwood
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 22nd September, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 326. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 326), gender
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th July, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1784 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1821 (prev. 0000)