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Mary Jones

Mary Jones, one of 296 convicts transported on the Earl Cornwallis, August 1800

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Jones
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1760
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1827
Age: 67 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Chester Great Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl Cornwallis
Departure date: August, 1800
Arrival date: 12th June, 1801
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 294 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 276
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

Murray Parsonage on 2nd June, 2012 wrote:

Married convict Thomas Parsonage 1770-1833

Convict Changes History

Murray Parsonage on 2nd June, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1760-00-00, date of death 1827-00-00, gender f

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