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Agnes Lander, one of 156 convicts transported on the Margaret, 24 December 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Scotland, Glasgow Court of Justiciary
5th February, 1843
19th July, 1843
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 156 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 261 (132). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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 9th December, 2016 wrote:
Agnes LANDERS or FLEMING was convicted at Glasgow on 15 Sept 1842 for theft. Previous offences. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Margaret’ arriving 19 July 1843.
Single woman; 5’3 1/4”; aged 22yrs; housemaid; Church of England; can read.
Native place - Glasgow
Father - Robert
Brothers (7) - William, Robert, James, John, Thomas, Edward. (William & Robert were transported to Sydney 2 yrs ago)
Sisters - Mary & Janette
Assignments of work services in the Colony.
Some notes of misconduct and punishments.
Free Certificate 12 Oct 1849
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 9th December, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 261 (132). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 261