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Sarah Coleman

Sarah Coleman, one of 232 convicts transported on the Aurora, 22 April 1851

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Coleman
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1899
Age: 78 years

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 7 years

Crime: Larceny from a person
Convicted at: Wilts Assizes at Devizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Aurora
Departure date: 22nd April, 1851
Arrival date: 10th August, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 233 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 136 England and wales criminal registers 1791-1892,
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

lin on 1st August, 2015 wrote:

Tried on 10th July 1850 at Devizes Wiltshire.
Trial reported in Devizes and Wiltshire Gazette on 18th July 1850

Convict Changes History

lin on 1st August, 2015 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 136 England and wales criminal registers 1791-1892, (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page N

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