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||11th May, 1889
life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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Marie Jones on 31st July, 2017 wrote:
Born in Bandon. Cork Ireland 1810
Sarah was assigned to Mrs Ackroyd wife of General Robert Ackroyd, “Brombin” Port Macquarie.
She married William Jones (C1813-1902)convict per “Exmouth” at St John’s Parramatta-Aug 20 1838.
SOURCE:The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate-Sat May 18 1889.
“A very old resident passed away on Saturday evening in the person of Mrs Jones, wife of Mr. William Jones, of Landsdowne-street, Parramatta. It was in August of last year that the pair celebrated their golden wedding. The marriage took place on August 20, 1838, in St. John’s, Parramatta, the Rev. H. Bobart tying the knot. Nine children, -15 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren resulted from the marriage. Mrs. Jones was 75 years of age, and her surviving husband is one of the oldest Oddfellows in the colony. At the meeting of the Loyal Fountain of Friendship Lodge on Tuesday evening, a letter of condolence was ordered to be sent to Bro. Jones”
William and Sarah Jones nee Hurley are both buried in Mays Hill Cemetery. Parramatta.
Dianne Jones on 14th August, 2020 wrote:
1868, 19 October: Sarah HURLEY per Pyramus 1836, larceny, 7 years, is on a list of so-called “British Lunatics” in the “Parramatta Lunatic Asylum” (see New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891).
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 30th July, 2017 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://www.hawkesbury.net.au (prev. ), firstname: Sarah, surname: Hurley, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime
Marie Jones on 31st July, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th May, 1889 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime