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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

References

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.

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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

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