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Ellen Dawson, one of 161 convicts transported on the Elizabeth, 20 June 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||1st January, 1881
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 297 (151). State Archives NSW, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry (Series:12212; Item:4/4509; Page:168) and (Series:12212; Item:4/4512; Page:260) and COF Butts 1843(NRS 12210) and Convict Indents (Series:NRS 12189; Item:X639; Microfiche:720). QLD BDM No.001282, Page:2913, Reg.Year:1881.
||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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Iris Dunne on 2nd February, 2018 wrote:
Tried 4th April 1836, sentence: 7 years
Convict Indents: aged 25, can read and write, Roman Catholic, Single, Laundress and House maid, Offence: Stealing sheets, Former Convictions: 3 months, Certificate of Freedom No.43/2184
Granted Permission to marry: 10 July 1837 Ellen (aged 26, Spinster, Bond) to Mathew Connelly aged 44 from the ship Lord Sidmouth (Life, Ticket of Leave, Bachelor)
Ellen and Mathew had 7 children
Certificate of Freedom No.43/2184 dated 18 December 1843, Prisoner No.36/427, Native Place: Liverpool, Trade: Laundress & Housemaid, Held a Ticket of Leave No.40/2662 dated 3 December 1840
Death: 1 Jan 1881, Queensland, Ellen Connelly, Father’s Name: John Doyle, Mother’s Name: Ellen
Convict Changes History
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Iris Dunne on 2nd February, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 297 (151). State Archives NSW, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry (Series:12212; Item:4/4509; Page:168) and (Series:12212; Item:4/4512; Pag