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Fanny Walker, one of 232 convicts transported on the Aurora, 22 April 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Walker, Frances (alias), Finlay, Frances (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York, Northallerton Quarter Sessions
22nd April, 1851
10th August, 1851
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 233 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 137 (71)
||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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D Wong on 11th March, 2016 wrote:
Fanny Walker was born in South Shields and was was 43 years old on arrival in VDL she was transported for ‘stealing a quilt and blankets’.
Fanny was 5’2” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, sallow complexion, reads, a widow with 3 children, protestant.
28/10/1856: Permission to marry Thomas Smith (free) - no registration found.
Convict Changes History
yhjryjrf on 11th March, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Walker, Frances (alias) (prev. Walker, Frances (Alias)), alias2: Finlay, Frances (alias) (prev. Finlay, Frances (Alias)), gender: m, crime
D Wong on 11th March, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: f (prev. m), occupation, crime