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Catherine Jones, one of 81 convicts transported on the Sovereign, 12 July 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st May, 1863
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 215 (109)
||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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Anonymous on 2nd September, 2011 wrote:
I believe Catherine Jones (b) 1792 in Wales brought with her an infant also Catherine Jones (b) 1827. I don’t know anymore about Catherine the mother but Catherine the child married a Phillip Culling in 1850 but he left Catherine and married another woman in Victoria, he was a convict also.
Catherine then made her life with another convict called William Head, their children were born in Hobart. Later on they moved to N.S.W. in Woolloomooloo. Catherine died 2.5.1908, I think her mother died 25.8.1851 Hobart.
Sharyn Van Den Broek on 22nd November, 2014 wrote:
Catherine was tried at the same time as her sister, Elizabeth, for the same crime and they were sent away together on the ‘Sovereign’ on 14 July 1827 and arrived in Hobart on the 20th November 1827.
Catherine married another convict, Thomas Radcliffe on 17th Jan 1831.
Convict Changes History
Sharyn Van Den Broek on 22nd November, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st May, 1863 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime