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Jane Edwards

Jane Edwards, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Edwards
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: Theft~grand larceny
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize
Departure date: December, 1789
Arrival date: 26th June, 1790
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1071 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 56
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

Joan Gray on 29th December, 2017 wrote:

https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/images.jsp?doc=178910280009

D Wong on 29th December, 2017 wrote:

1790: Jane Edwards married Thomas Coldwell (Surprize 1790) in Sydney - 1 son Robert born 1792.

C1803: Married Daniel Phillips (Matilda 1791) - 1 son Thomas born 1804-died 1836.

Convict Changes History

Joan Gray on 29th December, 2017 made the following changes:

crime

D Wong on 29th December, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: f, crime

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