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Ellen Mcclelland

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ellen Mcclelland
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: 27th May, 1899
Age: 79 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: Larceny
Convicted at: Fermanagh, Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Greenlaw
Departure date: 7th March, 1844
Arrival date: 2nd July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 38 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 29th August, 2017 wrote:

Ellen McClelland was 25 years old on arrival in VDL - she arrived with a child who was put in the Orphan School.  The father of the child was recorded as Mr. Crosier, an attorney.

Ellen was 5’4” tall, fair fresh complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, native place: Fermanagh.

18/5/1846: Delivered of an illegitimate child at Cascades Factory, childs name was Eliza who died on the 27/12/1846.

22/4/1848: Delivered of an illegitimate child, named Henry. (Hobart)

9/10/1849: TOL

25/12/1849: Permission to marry Lot Berry (Joseph Somes 1846).

15/1/1850: Married Lot Berry at Hobart, Lot was a gardener and Ellen a widow - they had 5 children.

27/5/1899: Ellen died aged 79 at Hobart, widow of the late Lot Berry, Cooper, of Senile Debility and Cardiac Failure.

Lot died in 1898 - Hobart.

Convict Changes History

Ian Wheatley on 28th August, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/results?qu=ellen&qu=mcclelland (prev. ), firstname: Ellen, surname: Mcclelland, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1820, date

D Wong on 29th August, 2017 made the following changes:

date of death: 27th May, 1899 (prev. 0000)

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