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Judith Myers, one of 121 convicts transported on the Morley, 17 May 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||18th June, 1825
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
17th May, 1820
30th September, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 123 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 330
||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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John Meyers on 5th May, 2014 wrote:
There is no evidence of Judith’s maiden name as at 2014. She married Frederick Meyers in 1812 in London, Middlesex England
D Wong on 6th May, 2014 wrote:
Colonial Secretary Papers:
MYERS, Judith. Per “Morley”, 1820:
1820 Sep 22: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Morley” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution; with three children (Reel 6007; 4/3502 p.274)
1821 Aug 25: Sent to join husband at Hobart; with three children (Reel 6051; 4/1750 pp.76-7)
Hobart Town Gazette 1/7/1825:
On the 18th inst., as Mrs Judith Myers of Pittwater was proceeding the the ferry-boat towards the bluff, it unfortunately upset, in consequence of which she almost immediately expired, leaving to lament her large family and a most affectionate husband.
Guinevere Hall on 4th January, 2015 wrote:
Travelled with her three young sons on board
Convict Changes History
John Meyers on 5th May, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: Judeth, alias2: Meyers, date of birth: 1788 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime
D Wong on 6th May, 2014 made the following changes:
date of death: 18th June, 1825 (prev. 0000)