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Margaret Exton

Margaret Exton, one of 170 convicts transported on the Emma Eugenia, 22 January 1846

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Exton
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1824
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Emma Eugenia
Departure date: 22nd January, 1846
Arrival date: 5th June, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

References

Primary source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 15 (9)
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

J Ingram on 4th June, 2021 wrote:

Trial Date and Place: 16 June 1845 at Central Criminal Court; London, England
Information from the Van Diemen’s Land Female Convict Database

Iris Dunne on 8th June, 2021 wrote:

Conduct Record: aged 22, Trade Housemaid/Laundress, Single with 1 child, Tried 16 June 1845 for Larceny (stealing 30 pounds), Free Cert. 13 November 1852
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-9$init=CON41-1-9P52

Description List:
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON19-1-5$init=CON19-1-5P137

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 4th June, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: f

Iris Dunne on 8th June, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 15 (9) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 15 (9)), date of bi

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