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Rebecca Laws, one of 180 convicts transported on the Mary, 13 April 1835
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
||Norfolk Quarter Session
13th April, 1835
7th September, 1835
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 178 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 32
||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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Elizabeth Taylor on 4th March, 2017 wrote:
Married convict Francis Summers 22 April 1837 In Sydney
D Wong on 5th March, 2017 wrote:
Rebecca Laws was 16 years old when transported for ‘Stealing a pair of stays, the property of Henry Upcroft of Kilgay.
1837: Married Francis Summers (Guildford) - they had 6 children.
1876: Rebecca died aged 63.
Convict Changes History
Elizabeth Taylor on 4th March, 2017 made the following changes:
D Wong on 5th March, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1876 (prev. 0000), gender: f