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Sarah Smith, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st May, 1857
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 32
||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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donald mc dougall on 8th November, 2014 wrote:
Married JOHN COBCROFT 1842 at Wilberforce 47 years after the birth of their 1st child
Kathleen Cobcroft on 25th May, 2020 wrote:
Free settler, often confused with another Sarah Smith who was transported on the Juliana in the same fleet: https://convictrecords.com.au/convicts/smith/sarah/70140 Lived with John Cobcroft for many years as “Mrs Cobcroft” and finally married privately in 1842.
Bruce Wallace on 25th May, 2020 wrote:
This woman is my 4X Great Grandmother. She is not a convict. She arrived in 1790 on the Neptune. She was one of a handful of free settlers that arrived on the second fleet.
Convict Changes History
donald mc dougall on 8th November, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, date of birth: 1772 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st May, 1857 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime