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Sarah Hawkes

Sarah Hawkes, one of 170 convicts transported on the Tory, 26 April 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Hawkes
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 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Berks, Reading Boro Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Tory
Departure date: 26th April, 1848
Arrival date: 6th August, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 297 (150)
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

Tony Levene on 18th November, 2019 wrote:

Sarah was baptised on 24 May 1824 in St Giles church, Reading, Berkshire, England
1846 committed her 1st offence of larceny given 1 month sentence.
1847 committed Larceny again and transported

Iris Dunne on 19th November, 2019 wrote:

Conduct Record: aged 24, Trade HoMaid, Tried 22 October 1847, Transported for Stealing 2 Coats and a Waistcoat, Single, one child, TofL 3/8/52, Cert. Hobart 29 Sept. 1856
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-18$init=CON41-1-18p66

Description List
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON19-1-6$init=CON19-1-6p143

Indent
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON15-1-4$init=CON15-1-4p342
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON15-1-4$init=CON15-1-4P343

Marriage Permission granted 12 March 1850 to George Cue from ship Lord Petre
https://stors.tas.gov.au/NI/1270139

Convict Changes History

Tony Levene on 18th November, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: f, crime

Iris Dunne on 19th November, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 297 (150) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 297 (150)), dat

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