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Eleanor Jones

Eleanor Jones, one of 89 convicts transported on the Earl of Liverpool, December 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Eleanor Jones
Aliases: Ellinor Jones
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Merioneth Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: America
Departure date: 30th December, 1830
Arrival date: 9th May, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 539 (272). http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-5,358,198,F,60,
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

Sue Read on 20th May, 2016 wrote:

Eleanor was sentenced and transported to VDL where she was interred in the Cascade female factory along with Ellen Jones (no relation). They are on the Earl of Liverpool manifesto which is incorrect - they should be on the America manifesto. Neither went to NSW :) Eleanor was my Great x 3 grandmother

Maureen Withey on 20th April, 2020 wrote:

Hobart Town Courier, 7 July 1837,
The period for which the undermentioned persons were transported, expiring at the date placed after their respective names, certificates of their freedom may be obtained then, or at any subsequent period, upon application at the Muster Master’s Office, Hobart town, or at that of a Police Magistrate in the interior :
Eleanor Jones, 12th July 1837, America;

Convict Changes History

Sue Read on 20th May, 2016 made the following changes:

voyage, alias1: Ellinor Jones, gender: f, crime

Nell Murphy on 20th May, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 539 (272). http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-5,358,198,F,60, (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Ro

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