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Elizabeth Stephens

Elizabeth Stephens, one of 120 convicts transported on the Kains, 05 July 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Stephens
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Servant of all work
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Receiving stolen property
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
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; 117
Name;  Elizabeth Stephens
Age; 22 years
Read. Protestant, Single
Native Place; Birmingham
Trade or calling; Al lwork
Offence; Receiving stolen goods
Trial; Warwick - 27 Mar 1830 - 14 years
Height; 5 ft 0 in. Ruddy freckled, Brown hair and grey eyes
Remarks; BROTHER;  Thomas Stephens, here or Van Diemen’s Land 2 1/2 years ago

1838 - Ticket of Leave; 38/1686

1844 - Certificate of Freedom. C44/1866

Convict Changes History

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

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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