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Ann Sporton, one of 128 convicts transported on the Roslin Castle, 17 February 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 284
||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 11th September, 2016 wrote:
Ann Sporton was 41 years old when convicted along with her mother, Sarah Revill (Kains 1830), her step-father, Edward Revill (Bussorah Merchant 1830 to VDL) and her brother, Peter Greasley (also on board Bussorah Merchant) for felonously shooting at William Middap, a Sherriff’s Officer. All were sentenced to death but were given transportation for life.
Ann was the wife of Thomas Sporton.
8/12/1831: Permission to marry John Foy (Mangles 1826) he was 33 years old and had a TOL she was 43.
29/12/1831: Married at Sutton Forest, NSW.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 11th September, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime