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Ellen Jones, one of 89 convicts transported on the Earl of Liverpool, December 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Salop (Town of Shrewsbury) Quarter Session
30th December, 1830
9th May, 1831
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 181 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 540. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-5,358,198,F,60.
||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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Nell Murphy on 20th May, 2016 wrote:
Ellen Jones was convicted for stealing wearing apparel, at Salop on 23 April 1830. One previous offence. 7yr sentence. Ellen was transferred to the ship ‘America’ and went to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) NOT sailing on the ‘Earl of Liverpool’ to NSW.
Single; aged 41yrs; 4’10 1/4”.
Native place: Carnarvon
1834: misconduct in being out after hours, with rum in her possession. Returned to Female Factory, Cascades, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 20th May, 2016 made the following changes:
voyage, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 540. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON40-1-5,358,198,F,60. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm