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Elizabeth Munday, one of 170 convicts transported on the Asia, 09 March 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 161 (82). Tasmanian Archives - Application for permission to marry. Tasmanian Pioneer Index BDM.
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th November, 2013 wrote:
Application for permission to marry William Allen (per Agincourt) 14/5/1850. Married Hobart 17/6/1850 (ref. 242/1850-37)
James b. 25/1/1851 Hobart
female b. 26/12/51 Hobart (sname spelt “Allan”)
Betsey b. 12/3/1854 Hobart
Nell Murphy on 26th September, 2019 wrote:
Elizabeth MUNDAY was convicted at the Central Criminal Court, London on 21 Sept 1846 for stealing from the person. Gaol report: “convicted before”. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Asia’ arriving there 21 July 1847.
Married woman. Stated her proper name was Elizabeth WATSON.
Aged 21 yrs; housemaid, can wash; 4’11 3/4” height; fresh complexion; dark hair; brown eyes; Roman Catholic; literate.
Native place of birth: London (ref. convict record)
Mother: Mary (ref. convicted indent record)
Sisters: Mary & Margaret
Colony of VDL:
6 months Probation period
Stationed on the ‘Anson’ Hulk, Derwent River, Hobart. Assigned to work services.
Feb 1849: Delivered of a male child named William, at the Cascades Female Factory, Sth Hobart. (ref. notated on convict record& Archive ref 33/1/3 no. 1325)
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th November, 2013 made the following changes:
Nell Murphy on 26th September, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Watson, date of birth: 1826 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime