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Elizabeth Liverton, one of 204 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, 02 May 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Leveston, Liveston, Leverston
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Devon, Barnstable Borough Quarter Sessions
2nd May, 1842
24th September, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 204 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 94
||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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Gillian Nelson on 5th March, 2016 wrote:
1844 Marriage St John’s, Launceston, Tasmania
1850 Granted Conditional Pardon
15 children, of which seven survived into adulthood
D Wong on 6th March, 2016 wrote:
Elizabeth was 18 years old on arrival and was transported for “Extorting Money” - ‘threatening to accuse Edward Peake of an unnatural crime.
Elizabeth was 5’2” tall, single, reads, fresh complexion, light brown hair, blue eyes.
5/6/1844: Married David Harris (free and 25 years old) Elizabeth was 20.
Gillian Nelson on 7th March, 2016 wrote:
Ship’s Surgeon Mr J.R. Roberts notes of the voyage to Van Diemen’s Land
Gill Nelson on 31st March, 2016 wrote:
Permission to marry
5 June 1844. St John’s Church, Launceston - David Harris, married David Harris, Free married Elizabeth Leverton.
David Harris was a tailor in Brisbane Street, Launceston and then a farmer at Hiawatha Farm.
Convict Changes History
Gillian Nelson on 5th March, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1824 (prev. 0000), gender: f
D Wong on 6th March, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Leveston, alias2: Liveston, alias3: Leverston, occupation