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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 15 years
||Tasmanian Archives - Convict conduct record
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 26th March, 2014 wrote:
Jane Mountain was convicted at Kilkenny on 03/01/1850 for Highway Robbery. 15yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Blackfriar’ arriving 29/05/1851.
D Wong on 2nd November, 2014 wrote:
Jane Mountain was 15 years old when convicted along with, James Mountain, aged 25 (Hyderabad 1850 VDL), Hugh Mountain, aged 22 (Robert Small 1853 WA), and Mary Mountain, aged 27 (Blackfriar 1851 VDL) for highway Robbery. Jane and Mary’s crime state, ‘stealing calico cloth’.
Jane was 5’0” tall, could read, unmarried, Catholic, burn mark on left wrist, brown hair, hazel eyes.
24/10/1853: Aged 19, married Charles Smith aged 38 (free), (have not found ship). Married at Hobart.
Child Louisa Smith born 27/7/1868, there may have been more.
No date of death found.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 26th March, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 15 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - Convict conduct record (prev. ), firstname: Jane, surname: Mountain, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime
Wayne on 2nd November, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, occupation
D Wong on 2nd November, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1834 (prev. 0000)
Wayne on 30th November, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 0000 (prev. 1834)