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Janet Russell

Janet Russell, one of 100 convicts transported on the Frances Charlotte, 30 August 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Janet Russell
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 29th November, 1874
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Stirling Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Frances Charlotte
Departure date: 30th August, 1832
Arrival date: 10th January, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 412 National Archives of Scotland AD 14 32/244
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

Julie Dworak on 1st June, 2014 wrote:

Permission for convicts to marry (Tasmania)
TOMKINS John Roslyn Castle RUSSELL Janet Frances Charlotte 09 MAY 1837

Julie Dworak on 17th August, 2014 wrote:

Convicted of stealing ten hens and a cock, an ashet with a piece of beef, five cheeses and a half. Mother Margaret Bauchop convicted of the same crime. Natural daughter of Margaret Bauchop. Taken from Precognition of Margaret Bauchop and Janet Russell.

Convict Changes History

Julie Dworak on 1st June, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 10th February, 1812 (prev. 0000), date of death: 29th November, 1874 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

Julie Dworak on 17th August, 2014 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 412 National Archives of Scotland AD 14 32/244 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number

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