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Mary Jones, one of 73 convicts transported on the Borneo, 07 May 1828
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 14 years
* Arrival date is estimated
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
7th May, 1828
7th January, 1829
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 73 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 392. Tasmanian Archives.
||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 5th January, 2019 wrote:
Mary Ann JONES was convicted at Lancaster, England on 23 Oct 1827 for stealing money and linen. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Borneo’ arriving 1828.
Single woman. Aged 20 yrs. House servant. 5’4” height. Had lived as a servant at Salford, Enland.
Native place of family - Liverpool. Two sisters who live at Liverpool.
Work services in the Colony.
30 April 1830: Application for permission to marry - Thomas Ballinger (per ‘Commodore Hayes’) to Mary Ann JONES (per ‘Borneo). ref. 45/1/1
15 June 1830: Marriage - Thomas BALLINGER, bachelor to Mary Ann JONES, Spinster, Convict - at Hobart Town. ref. 36/1/1 no. 1417.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 5th January, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 392. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 392), date of birth: 1