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Sarah Edwards, one of 170 convicts transported on the Tory, 26 April 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Plain cook, house servant
|Date of Death:
||2nd March, 1894
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 303 (153)
||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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D Wong on 16th May, 2014 wrote:
Sarah Edwards was 22 years old on arrival in VDL.
Sarah was 5’0½” tall, fresh complexion, light brown hair, hazel eyes, scar above right thumb, single, can read.
22/1/1850: Married Charles (William) Manser (Duncan 1840) they had 8/9 children.
2/3/1894: MANSER.-On Friday morning, March 2, at
her late residence, 38, Hill-street, Sarah,
the wife of Charles Manser, sen., Bothwell.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th May, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd March, 1894 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime