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Jane Shaw

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Shaw
Aliases: Margaret Todd
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Ireland, Down
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Blackfriar
Departure date: 24th January, 1851
Arrival date: 29th May, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 188 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th January, 2014 wrote:

Jane Shaw (although record states her proper name was ‘Margaret Todd’, a married woman - she stated she had never been married!) was convicted at Co. Down on 09/10/1849 for Burglary. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Blackfriar’, arriving 29/05/1851.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: very good

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th January, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Jane, surname: Shaw, alias1: Margaret Todd, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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