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Ellen Collins

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ellen Collins
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Country servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Street robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Cavan
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Brothers
Departure date: 3rd October, 1826
Arrival date: 4th February, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 69 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. https://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_brothers_1827.htm ADM 101/13/7. Medical and surgical journal of the Brothers convict ship for 13 August 1826 to 15 February 1827
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 22nd March, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Ellen Collins, age 31, per Brothers (2)  1827, tried at Cavan, 1825, 7 years sentence, robbery in street, Native of Monaghan Co., protestant, servant country,  single, 1 child, DOB 1796.
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ADM 101/13/7.  Medical and surgical journal of the Brothers convict ship for 13 August 1826 to 15 February 1827 by James Forrester [Toncster?], Surgeon and Superintendent, during which time the said ship was employed in transporting female convicts to New South Wales.
Folio 10: Ellen Collins, aged 34; case number 8; disease or hurt, diarrhoea. Put on sick list, 26 November 1826. Discharged 10 December 1826 well.
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Surgeon James Forrester kept a Medical Journal from 13 August 1826 to 15 February 1827. He treated the following women during the voyage…....

26th November 1826 - Ellen Collins - Weak, thin woman age 34. Debilitated.

https://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_brothers_1827.htm

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 22nd March, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. https://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_brothers_1827.htm ADM 101/13/7. Medical and surgical journal of the Brothers convict ship for 13 August 1826 to 15 February

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