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Elizabeth Morris

Elizabeth Morris, one of 170 convicts transported on the Sea Queen, 08 May 1846

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Morris
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: 27th September, 1867
Age: 46 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Radnor. Prestigne Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sea Queen
Departure date: 8th May, 1846
Arrival date: 29th August, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 62
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

Catherine McLernon on 22nd September, 2019 wrote:

Transported with 2yo infant daughter Elizabeth
Married 4 May 1849 to Richard ALSEBROOK
1850 Ticket of Leave 7 applied for her family to come to Australia
18 Jan 1853 Sentenced expery noted in Hobart Town Gazette

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2019 wrote:

Conduct Record: aged 25, Trade Laundress, Tried 8 Jan 1846, Transported for Stealing wearing aparel, Single, 1 child
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-10$init=CON41-1-10p100
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON19-1-5$init=CON19-1-5p194

Convict Changes History

Catherine McLernon on 22nd September, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 27th September, 1867 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 62 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 62), date of birth: 18

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