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Jane Smith, one of 170 convicts transported on the Elizabeth and Henry, 11 February 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 256
||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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D Wong on 19th June, 2019 wrote:
Jane Smith was 19 years old on arrival in VDL.
Native Place: Litchfield.
Jane was literate, 5’1” tall, fresh complexion, light brown hair, blue eyes, 7 dots back of thumb of left hand TP outside lower part of left arm Several letters upper part of right arm (7 dots back of thumb of left hand. TP outside lower part of left arm. Several letters upper part of right arm.)
10/9/1849: Permission to marry Richard Thomson (free).
1/10/1849: Married Richared Thomson at St. George’s, Hobart.
28/2/1850: Sarah Ellen
15/7/1853: William Richard (Thompson)
14/10/1860: Emma - Richard had been a labourer and was now listed as a Dealer.
6/8/1862: Fanny Amelia
All children born in Hobart.
20/5/1851: Recommended for a CP
2/3/1852: Absconding and attempting to leave the colony.
21/9/52: TOL revoked.
14/6/1853: CP approved.
6/3/1854: Free Certificate - Herself (working for).
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 23rd August, 2012 made the following changes:
Lyn THOMSON on 19th June, 2019 made the following changes:
D Wong on 19th June, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1828 (prev. 0000), occupation