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Elizabeth Stokes

Elizabeth Stokes, one of 401 convicts transported on the Glatton, September 1802

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Stokes
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Glatton
Departure date: September, 1802
Arrival date: 11th March, 1803
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 401 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 330
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

Susan mckenzie on 10th November, 2011 wrote:

The crime committed by Elizabeth Stokes in 1802 was she stole some calico (fabric) from a shop, where she received 7 years. She arrived in NSW on the ship “Glatton” with her 5 year daughter Ann Stokes, in the year 1802. Elizabeth and young Ann where then sent to Norfolk Island.
Elizabeth married fellow convict Joseph Genders (arr. 3rd Fleet) the marrage was 28th June 1803 in Church of England, Norfolk Island.
Later the population of Norfolk Island were moved to Hobart-on 03/09/1808 Genders/Stokes family left Norfolk on the “City of Edinburgh” for Hobart.
ELIZABETH STOKES..was born 1780 in Warwickshire ENGLAND
Her parents were Father..Humphrey Lynch b. C1763/1765
            Mother..Ann Stokes b. C 5 April 1747 Ashow,WAR, ENGLAND
Elizabeth’s daughter..Ann was born 1797 ENGLAND
...ELIZABETH STOKES died at Kangaroo Point Tasmania in 10/09/1835, aged 55, a free woman and farmes’s wife.
....Elizabeth’s daughter ANN married William SMEDLEY b 1805 Nottingham ENGLAND
marrage was in 1838 in Clarence Plains, Hobart TASMANIA.

Convict Changes History

Susan mckenzie on 10th November, 2011 made the following changes:

date of birth 1780-00-00, gender f

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