Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Ann Perks

Ann Perks, one of 100 convicts transported on the Princess Royal, 07 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Perks
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Princess Royal
Departure date: 6th January, 1829
Arrival date: 9th May, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 504. Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?detail=1&type=C&id=55786
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Ann Perks was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Ann Perks?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 12th January, 2013 wrote:

Ann Perks was convicted at Warwick on 09/08/1828 for shoplifting. Life sentence. (Previous convictions.) Transported to NSW on the ‘Princess Royal’ 1829 then transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Snapper’ in 1831.

Native Place: Stafford, b. abt 1802.
Trade: all work; 4’11 1/2”; fair, ruddy complexion; light brown hair; grey eyes; married, 1 child (not with her).

Van Diemen’s Land: convict no. 55786
Assigned to Mr. Thomas Walker, (1832-1835).
Clear conduct record.

Conditional Pardon 1589 03/02/1838
Free Pardon 614   1840

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:

source, date of birth 1802, gender, crime

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au