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Elizabeth Thorn, one of 144 convicts transported on the George Hibbert, 22 July 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Elizabeth Willis, Elizabeth Bishop
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||All country work
|Date of Death:
||14th December, 1867
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 401 (202)
||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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Andrew Myhill on 6th April, 2014 wrote:
Trade listed as All Work
Offence Stealing Meat
Was transported with her daughter on board who was 3 (Emma Thorn)
Was granted permission to marry William Bishop convict from Oxford who arrived on Herione
First husband Thomas Thomas Thorn had died in 1832 one other child not on board was Ann Thorn 1830
Convict Changes History
Andrew Myhill on 6th April, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: Elizabeth Willis, alias2: Elizabeth Bishop, date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000), date of death: 14th December, 1867 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime