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Margaret Mitchell, one of 170 convicts transported on the Asia, 09 March 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Scotland. Ayr Court of Justiciary
9th March, 1847
21st July, 1847
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 1 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 169 (86)
||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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Colin Hamilton on 5th March, 2020 wrote:
Margaret Mitchell who being cautioned, admonished and interrogated declares that she is fifty-seven years of age and is the widow of the late John King, stocking maker in Ayr. That she resides in Ayr and is by trade a washerwoman.
9 items of clothing were stolen from customers for the purpose of being pawned.
Convict Changes History
Colin Hamilton on 5th March, 2020 made the following changes:
voyage, alias1: King (alias) (prev. King (Alias)), date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime