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Ann Croft

Ann Croft, one of 151 convicts transported on the Mary, 09 June 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Croft
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1795
Occupation: Servant of all work
Date of Death: 7th November, 1842
Age: 47 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Salop Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 9th June, 1831
Arrival date: 19th October, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 106
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

D Wong on 7th January, 2017 wrote:

Ann croft was listed as 40 years old on arrival.  She was born at Cardington, Salop.

Ann had been in prison before for disorderly conduct and also vagrancy.

Ann was 5’3” tall, brown to grey hair, light grey eyes, can read, married - husband John Croft at Native Place, protestant.

1832-33 Muster: Assigned to Captain Dixon.
1835 Muster: Invalid.

22/11/1839: CP

7/11/1842: Ann died at the Colonial Hospital, Hobart, aged 47 - Object of Charity.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 7th January, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 7th November, 1842 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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