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Sophia Grantham, one of 180 convicts transported on the Rajah, 01 April 1841
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Kezia Tregilgus, Kezia Grantham, Keziah Tregilgus, Sophia Tragillus
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Servant of all work
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Chester Quarter Sessions
1st April, 1841
19th July, 1841
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 179 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 275 (139). Founders & Survivors. Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON40-1-4, image 191)& Description (CON19-1-1, image 105)
||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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Iris Dunne on 30th January, 2019 wrote:
Tried 19 October 1840, Offence: Larceny (stealing a gold coin), Trade: servant of all work, bonnet maker, aged 20
Certificate of freedom 19 October 1847
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 30th January, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 275 (139). Founders & Survivors. Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON40-1-4, image 191)& Description (CON19-1-1, image 105) (prev. Australian Join