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Ann Jones

Ann Jones, one of 150 convicts transported on the Cadet, 10 November 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Jones
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1834
Occupation: Nurse girl/servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster. Boro of Liverpool Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 10th November, 1848
Arrival date: 12th April, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 352 Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?detail=1&type=C&id=37315
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

Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th January, 2013 wrote:

N.B. 2nd Ann Jones on this sailing of the ‘Cadet’.

Ann was only aged 14yrs when convicted at Liverpool in 1848 of stealing. 7 yr sentence. (2nd conviction). Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Cadet’, arriving 12 April 1849.

Ship Surgeon’s Report: bad disposition

Nurse girl; Roman Catholic; can read & write; 4’7 1/4”; fair complexion; dk brown hair; light blue eyes; burn marks on chest and under arms.
Native Place: Liverpool
Brothers: Michael, James
Sisters: Jane, Margaret, Susannah & Ellen

15/05/1850: Muster - Launceston
03/01/1852: Female Factory, Launceston

several records of misconduct

08/02/1853: Ticket of Leave
03/04/1855: Free by servitude
26/05/1855: Certified Free, Launceston.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th January, 2013 made the following changes:

source, date of birth 1834, gender, occupation, crime

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