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Maria Jones, one of 150 convicts transported on the Cadet, 10 November 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Warwick. Boro of Birmingham Quarter Sessions
10th November, 1848
12th April, 1849
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 150 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 355 (179)
||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 17th December, 2015 wrote:
Maria Jones was convicted at Birmingham for stealing silver spoons - 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Cadet 2’ arriving 12/04/1849.
Aged 21 yrs; single; umbrella maker/nurse maid; Protestant.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 17th December, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime