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Sarah Moore

Sarah Moore, one of 98 convicts transported on the Sarah and Elizabeth, 28 December 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Moore
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1794
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: 22nd January, 1838
Age: 44 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sarah and Elizabeth
Departure date: 28th December, 1836
Arrival date: 23rd April, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 97 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 442
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

Tony Beale on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:

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2300. SARAH MOORE was indicted for feloniously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Robert Westwood, on the 27th of September, at St. James, Westminster, and stealing therein, 1 watch, value 30l., his goods; to which she pleaded.

GUILTY . Aged 42.— Transported for life.

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Annotated Printed Indentures 1837
From Gibralter widow with 2 female children and could read. 4’ 10” sallow and freckled complexion, light brown hair and grey eyes

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879 for Sarah Moore 22/1/1838 Parramatta

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 3rd February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd January, 1838 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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