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Ann Hoskins

Ann Hoskins, one of 170 convicts transported on the Tory, 17 March 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Hoskins
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Dressmaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing money
Convicted at: Leicester Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Tory
Departure date: 17th March, 1845
Arrival date: 4th July, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 170 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 256
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

D Wong on 5th March, 2015 wrote:

Ann Hoskins was 40 years old on arrival and she was transported for ‘stealing a purse’.

Ann was 4’9” tall, black hair, hazel eyes, brown complexion, reads, RD, 3 scars on forehead.

A widow.

1/1/1859: TOL

13/8/1850: Permission to marry John Taylor (David Clarke 1841). 

12/11/1850: Marriage registered at Hobart.

23/5/1853: Death date of ‘a’ Ann Taylor, shoemaker’s wife (John Taylor was a shoemaker) who hung herself whist insane..Coroner’s Report, Linctas.

Convict Changes History

Kashani Hoskins on 5th March, 2015 made the following changes:

term: 8 years (prev. 7 years), crime

D Wong on 5th March, 2015 made the following changes:

term: 7 years (prev. 8 years)

D Wong on 5th March, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation

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