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life span was 59 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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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.
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.
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.
Maureen Withey on 31st July, 2020 wrote:
Principal Superintendent of Convicts Office Sydney, 22nd October, 1839.
THE Undermentioned Persons have obtained their Certificates of Freedom since the last day of publication, viz.—
Collins Ellen, Brothers 2.
Maureen Withey on 21st November, 2020 wrote:
Convicts Index 1791- 1873.
Ellen Collins, per Brothers 1827, Certificate of Freedom, Date: 19 Sept 1839. Wife of John Harris, (as stated on her C.F.)
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.
ADM 101/13/7. Medical and surgical journal of the Brothers convict ship for 13 August 1826 to 15 February