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Charlotte Lumsden

Charlotte Lumsden, one of 170 convicts transported on the Elizabeth and Henry, 11 February 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charlotte Lumsden
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: 17th January, 1891
Age: 72 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
Convicted at: Scotland, Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Elizabeth and Henry
Departure date: 11th February, 1848
Arrival date: 30th June, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 257 (130). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON41-1-17,176,93,F,60.
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

Glenda Humes on 12th April, 2012 wrote:

First offence for stealing a plate and linens from her Master; married convict William Hare in Hobart, Tasmania, 6 Jan. 1851 and had 2 daughters, Rosa and Emily. Charlotte was my paternal gg grandmother.

Nell Murphy on 8th August, 2016 wrote:

Aged 28yrs; single - 2 children (the indent does not state they were on board with her - ?);
Protestant - Presbyterian; can read & write.
Native Place - Aberdeen, Scotland.
Brothers: William, Alexander, James.
Sisters: Jane, Catherine, Margaret, Elizabeth, Marian.

Station Gang: Anson
Clear Conduct Record
Ticket of Leave granted 10 Dec 1850
Certificate of Freedom 21 June 1854

Marriage:
Application for permission to marry -  Charlotte Lumsden (transported per ‘Elizabeth & Henry’) & William HARE (transported per ‘Mayda’) 17 Dec 1850.
Married 6 Jan 1851,St. George’s C of E Hobart. (ref. 37/1/10 no. 159)
Convict record states she is single, however has 2 children.
(n.b. William had been married in England but remarriage was permitted, with the approval of the Govt., as convicts were not allowed to return to England)

Children:
Female child HARE b. 17 March 1852 Hobart.
Emily HARE b. 23 Dec 1855 Hobart.

Convict Changes History

Glenda Humes on 12th April, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1819-00-00, date of death 1891-01-17, gender f

Nell Murphy on 8th August, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 257 (130). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON41-1-17,176,93,F,60. (prev. Australian Joi

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