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Ludlow Tedder, one of 179 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 06 May 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||20th July, 1793
|Date of Death:
||6th June, 1880
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Central Criminal Court
6th May, 1839
12th September, 1839
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 178 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 26
||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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Anonymous on 5th June, 2012 wrote:
Ludlow Tedder was 47 years old when transported to VDL. She was a widow with 5 children. Her daughter Arabella who was 9 years old was transported with her. Ludlow had stolen 2 spoons and i bread basket value 11/., from her Master Fitzgowen Skinner who was a barrister. She had a previous conviction of stealing 11 spoons and then pawning them (to feed her children perhaps).
Ludlow was known as nurse Ludlow and worked in the Hospital at the House of Corrections, Arabella was put into the orphanage, but gainind her freedom after 7 years for good behaviour, Ludlow managed to be reunited with Arabella.
In July 1844 Ludlow married William Manley Chambers,(free) but this did not last and in January 1847 she married John Atterwell.
After receiving her CP Ludlow, Arabella, who was now a young mother herself, Arabella’s child, Henry Tedder, and Ludlow’s husband John migrated to the goldfields at Bendigo.
With Ludlow being a nurse, she was well respected and treated by the men on the goldfields.
Ludlow died at the age of 86 and is buried at White Hills Cemetery.
Arabella Tedder/Waters/Oliver lived to 88 and was well known and highly respected in the Golden Square district.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 5th June, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1793-07-20, date of death 1880-06-06, gender f