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Jane Kitson

Jane Kitson, one of 122 convicts transported on the Broxbournebury, January 1814

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Kitson
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Broxbournebury
Departure date: January, 1814
Arrival date: 28th July, 1814
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 123 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 145 (74)
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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Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Record.
List of persons to be sent to the Derwent in His Majesty’s Brig Kangaroo. 16 Dec 1816.
Jane Kitson, wife to John Griffith, per Broxbornebury, Hertford Ass. 2 Aug 1813, Life.

List of persons to be sent to the Derwent in His Majesty’s Brig Kangaroo. 16 Dec 1816.
John Griffiths, Anne 2nd, Tried Surrey Ass, 18 Aug 1808, Life.

Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2020 wrote:

Assize Intelligence.
At Hertford, Jane Kitson, charged on the oath of George Alsbury, with wilfully, maliciously and unlawfully subbing or cutting him, with intent in doing, to maim, disfigure, disable him, or with intent to do him some bodily hurt; and James Greaves, for stealing a bay mare, received sentence of Death, but were both reprieved. ...
Norfolk Chronicle, 14 Aug 1813.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: f

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