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Sarah Gale

Sarah Gale, one of 140 convicts transported on the Henry Wellesley, 17 July 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Gale
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Milliner
Date of Death: 1888
Age: 81 years

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 Life

Crime: Accessory to murder
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Henry Wellesley
Departure date: 17th July, 1837
Arrival date: 22nd December, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 139 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 93 (48) State Archives NSW: Reel 794. Sarah Gale 50_743. Page 424
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

I. Hayden on 19th September, 2017 wrote:

Sarah GALE married Job NOON in 1849 near Maitland

Reg No V1849527 34C/1849, NOON, JOB GALE, SARAH

Elizabeth Yewers on 22nd February, 2019 wrote:

From convict record:
“Lost nearly all the front upper teeth”
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Complexion: Yellow
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown
Trade or Calling: Bonnet Maker
Native Place: Dorsetshire

Elizabeth Yewers on 22nd February, 2019 wrote:

Alternate birth date from convict description: 1798

Elizabeth Yewers on 22nd February, 2019 wrote:

Ticket of Leave Passport 49/265:
From 6th June 1849
Ticket of Leave Number 46/527
Given leave to proceed to Mudgee to visit her son for 3 months on the recommendation of the Maitland Bench.
Dated 29th May 1849

Convict Changes History

I. Hayden on 19th September, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1888 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

Elizabeth Yewers on 22nd February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 93 (48) State Archives NSW: Reel 794. Sarah Gale 50_743. Page 424 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number H

Elizabeth Yewers on 22nd February, 2019 made the following changes:

occupation

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