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||25th January, 1852
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Smee, CJ; Third Fleet Families of Australia, 1991
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Denis Pember on 3rd June, 2015 wrote:
Elizabeth was very young when transported.
She was in a relationship with John Dalton (Convict; Albermarle, 1791) C1792. She was aged about 17 and he about 16 at the time! They had one child, Hannah Dalton born 1793.
Elizabeth then married William Kentwell (Convict; Admiral Barrington 1791) 4 January 1796, ceremony at Parramatta. They had 5 children. However, William died in the 1809 floods.
Elizabeth then was in a relationship with Murty Shields (Convict; Anne 1801) and they had a son born 1813.
Elizabeth then re-married, this time to Thomas Thompkins (Convict; Fortune 1813). The marriage was 21 August 1820 at Parramatta, NSW. The couple had 2 children, prior to the legal marriage.
Don Jones on 8th June, 2018 wrote:
Born at Hawksbury, Gloucestershire, England to John Morris & Sarah Morris (Collins). She was 10 years old when tried & acquitted of a felony at Bristol. At age 12 she was convicted, along with two men John Clements & John Rossiter Transported with 149 other women on Mary Ann - the first ship in the Third Fleet.
Convict Changes History
Denis Pember on 3rd June, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Smee, CJ; Third Fleet Families of Australia, 1991 (prev. ), firstname: Elizabeth, surname: Morris, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1775, date of death: 25th January, 1852, gender: f, occu