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Phoebe Smith

Phoebe Smith, one of 120 convicts transported on the Kains, 05 July 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Phoebe Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1774
Occupation: Housekeeper/cook
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Kains
Departure date: 5th July, 1830
Arrival date: 11th March, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 119 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 441 (223)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th November, 2021 wrote:

1831 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Kains from England. Mustered;117. Died; 2. In hospital on Board 1. Number Embarked; 120
Indent No; 110
Name;  Phoebe Smith
Age; 57 years
Read. Protestant, Widow 1 male and 8 female children
Native Place; Staffordshire
Trade or calling; Housekeeper and All work
Offence; Base Coin
Trial; Warrick - 19 Aug 1829 - life
Height; 5 ft 1 3/4 in. Dark ruddy, Light brown to grey hair and grey eyes
Remarks; SON-IN-LAW; James Fenton and DAUGHTER; Harriett Fenton about 2 years ago

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th November, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1774 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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