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Elizabeth Hepplewhite

Elizabeth Hepplewhite, one of 180 convicts transported on the Navarino, 05 October 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Hepplewhite
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: House servant
Date of Death: 30th August, 1903
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 7 years

Crime: Larceny, before convicted of felony
Convicted at: Durham Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Navarino
Departure date: 5th October, 1840
Arrival date: 17th January, 1841
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 179 other convicts

References

Primary source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/57, page 202 & HO27/60, page 230). Ancestry. Tasmanian Libraries, Description List (CON19-1-1). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 238
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

Judy Pitt on 9th August, 2019 wrote:

Parents: Ralph & Isabella.
Born: 1822
Baptism: 18 Nov 1822 St. Paul’s, Parish of Yarrow
Source:  Northumberland and Durham Baptisms Transcription
Married William LANGLEY 17 Apr 1847 Launceston, Tasmania.  [Reg. No. 1167/1847]
Died 30 Aug 1903 Parkside Lunatic Asylum, Adelaide, Sth. Aust. of senile decay and dementia.  [District of Norwood, Book 296 Page 384].  Residence was Grange, S.A.
Children:
Isabella Ann 1848-05-30 Port Adelaide, S.A.
Sarah Jane 1850-06-09 Port Adelaide, S.A.
Ralph Samuel Hepplewhite 1855-02-28 Adelaide, S.A.
Thomas Giles 1857-06-13 Port Adelaide, S.A.
Elizabeth Matilda 1860-05-11 Queenstown, S.A.
Charles Alexander Hall 1862-05-18 Port Adelaide,SA
May also have a son William Henry born 1845.

Iris Dunne on 9th August, 2019 wrote:

Criminal Registers:
- aged 16, Trial 31 December 1838, Offence Larceny by Servant, Imprisoned 6 months
- aged 17, Trial 29 June 1840, Offence Larceny before convicted of Felony

Description List: Trade House Servant, aged 18 years

Conduct Record: Transported for Larceny (stealing 2 shirts), Single, Tried 29 June 1840, Certificate of Freedom 6 July 1847
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Convict Changes History

Judy Pitt on 9th August, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 30th August, 1903 (prev. 0000), crime

Iris Dunne on 9th August, 2019 made the following changes:

source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/57, page 202 & HO27/60, page 230). Ancestry. Tasmanian Libraries, Description List (CON19-1-1). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 238 (prev. Au

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