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Hannah Johnson, one of 150 convicts transported on the Cadet, 10 November 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 349 (176)
Tasmanian Achives - convicts
Queens Orphanage records
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 18th January, 2013 wrote:
Hannah Johnson was convicted of receiving stolen brass at CCC London 12/06/1848. 7 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Cadet’ arriving 1849. She was a widow with 6 children - the youngest Mary Ann aged 9yr on board with her.
Aged 42yrs; Protestant; Native Place - Deptford, England; can read & write; straw bonnet maker; 5’0 1/4”; brown complexion; grey hair; light grey eyes.
Sisters: Sarah at Deptford; Mary at Portsea.
Daughter Mary Ann admitted to Queens Orphanage on 17/04/1849, aged 9yrs. Mother: Hannah Johnson. Father: John Johnson. Discharged to mother 08/07/1852 (Ticket of Leave).
3rd class Probation 1849.
18/11/1851: Ticket of Leave granted
18/10/1853: Conditional Pardon granted
12/06/1855: Free by servitude
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 18th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, gender, occupation, crime