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Sarah Ann Ford

Sarah Ford, one of 113 convicts transported on the Platina, 22 April 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Ann Ford
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Needlewoman
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Gloucester City Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Platina
Departure date: 22nd April, 1837
Arrival date: 22nd October, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 112 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 38
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

Robin Mcilraith on 16th June, 2014 wrote:

she stole a pair of shoes and 2 beer glasses
2nd offense
her father was hung for stealing a horse 1821 coaley she married Thomas fellows smith
buried Melbourne had total 13 children 1 set of twins to a william foxell refused permission to marry

Convict Changes History

Robin Mcilraith on 16th June, 2014 made the following changes:

firstname: Sarah Ann (prev. Sarah), gender: f, occupation, crime

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