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Peggy (The elder) Swann

Peggy Swann (The elder), one of 170 convicts transported on the Lloyds, 23 July 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Peggy (The elder) Swann
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1868
Age: 71 years

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 10 years

Crime: Receiving
Convicted at: Derby Special Assizes
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Lloyds
Departure date: 23rd July, 1845
Arrival date: 7th November, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 337 (170)
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

Helen Sulzberger on 11th December, 2011 wrote:

have found her to be my great grand mother via her son james swann, married to catherine paisley, hobart 1866. he died after escaping from goal. 1867. son tasman born after. they were a family of thieves, all except younger daughter transported.

Convict Changes History

Helen Sulzberger on 11th December, 2011 made the following changes:

date of birth 1797-00-00, date of death 1868-00-00, gender f

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