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Jean Stewart, one of 200 convicts transported on the Anna Maria, 04 October 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Gray (alias), Jane Stewart, Jane Jones
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Scotland. Glasgow Court of Justiciary
4th October, 1851
26th January, 1852
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 245 (125). Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 6th April, 2016 wrote:
Jean Stewart was convicted at Glasgow, Scotland 30/9/1850 for theft - stealing clothes. Previous convictions. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Anna Maria’ arriving 26 Jan 1852.
Married woman, 2 children. Husband Daniel Grey/Gray. Boys recorded as Alex & Daniel at native place. Aged 35yrs; country servant; Protestant.
Native Place - Paisley, Scotland.
Sisters: Janet & Agnes
Child: Agnes Stewart. Admitted to Queens Orphanage, New Town, Hobart aged 1yr 3mths on 3/4/1856. Discharged to mother on 3/10/1856. (note: mother is referred to as “Jane” Stewart)
Assignments in Colony. Several notes of absconding.
Ticket of Leave 26/8/1856
Certificate of Freedom, Hobart 5/10/1857
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 6th April, 2016 made the following changes:
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Randall Jones on 12th July, 2019 made the following changes:
alias3: Jane Jones