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Elizabeth Jones

Elizabeth Jones, one of 127 convicts transported on the Mary, 03 June 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Jones
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1823
Age: 24 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster, Liverpool Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 3rd June, 1823
Arrival date: 5th October, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 126 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 63 (33)
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th January, 2021 wrote:

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals,
Ship: Mary - 1823
Name; Elizabeth Jones
Age; 24 [1799]
Date; 19th Sept 1823.
Notes; Of a delicate habit, and has a child at the breast.
Discharged; Sent to hospital at Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land October 6th. 1823

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th July, 2021 wrote:

Burials in the Parish of St David’s,  Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham Year 1823
No; 755
Name;  Elizabeth Jones  
When Died; 1823, 22 Nov
When buried; 1823, 24 Nov
Age; 23 years
Ship’s Name; Mary
Quality or profession. Convict.
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; Wm Bedford

Conduct Record;
No; 23
Name; Elizabeth Jones.
Trial; Liverpool - Oct 1822 -7
Transported; for stealing 9 Sovereigns from a person

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th January, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), gender: f

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th July, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1823 (prev. 0000), crime

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