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Ruth Hill

Ruth Hill, one of 179 convicts transported on the Buffalo, 04 May 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ruth Hill
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 1865
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a gun
Convicted at: Stafford. Walsall Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Buffalo
Departure date: 4th May, 1833
Arrival date: 5th October, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 90
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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Convict Changes History

kim kennaugh on 21st June, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1865 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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