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Jean Hume

Jean Hume, one of 101 convicts transported on the Friendship, June 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jean Hume
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft of linen
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Friendship
Departure date: June, 1817
Arrival date: 14th January, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 101 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 355 (179)
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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Felicity Cannon on 20th August, 2013 wrote:

Jointly convicted with Mary Cain (Kane) for theft of red striped gingham.

Tony Beale on 2nd November, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856 Main Series of Letters Received, 1788-1826 - names of convicts with their characters
during the voyage from London to New South Wales on the transport ship Friendship. pp 6597 to 6605

jennifer burgess on 12th August, 2022 wrote:

Jane Hume (Friendship) appears on 1822 muster as wife of J McCoy Sydney and Jean Hume on 1823-25 muster employed by J McArthur Cawdor.

Convict Changes History

Felicity Cannon on 20th August, 2013 made the following changes:

gender, crime

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