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Caroline Davis, one of 113 convicts transported on the Platina, 22 April 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd October, 1839
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 38. 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 12th October, 2016 wrote:
Caroline DAVIS was convicted at Gloucester on 10 Aug 1836 for stealing from the person. Previous convictions. Gaol Report: bad character. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Platina’ arriving 22 Oct 1837.
No details of assignments of work service in Colony, on this record.
3 Oct 1839: died in H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 12th October, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 38. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 38), date o