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Elizabeth Truebody

Elizabeth Truebody, one of 204 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, 02 May 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Truebody
Aliases: Evans (alias), Eliza
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Cheshire, Nether Knutsford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Admiral
Departure date: 2nd May, 1842
Arrival date: 24th September, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 204 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 94
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

Max Northeast on 4th August, 2016 wrote:

Believed to have married Joseph Pearce a convict transported with his brother George 12/7/1836 on ” Lady Nugent”
Joseph and Elizabeth (Eliza) were married 15/11/1843, Launceston.

D Wong on 6th August, 2016 wrote:

Elizabeth/Eliza was 25 years old on arrival - she was transported for ‘Stealing from the person’.

Eliza was 5’ 1 1/4” tall, brown hair, blue eyes, ruddy complexion, mark on left cheek (bone), scar on thumb of left and.
Single - lived with John Stevens/on - had 1 child.

25/2/1845: TOL
17/5/1846: Recommended for CP
1847: CP

Convict Changes History

Max Northeast on 4th August, 2016 made the following changes:

alias1: Evans (alias) (prev. Evans (Alias))

D Wong on 6th August, 2016 made the following changes:

alias2: Eliza, date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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