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Sarah Waters, one of 115 convicts transported on the Jane, 21 January 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||5th July, 1853
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 2 (1)
||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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elly Krieg on 27th January, 2019 wrote:
Her Convict Record indicates that she is 17 years old, single and describes her as 5ft 3 and 1/2 inches tall with fair complexion, brown hair and dark grey eyes. She has a round head, a small nose and chin with no particular distinguishing features or defects
D Wong on 28th January, 2019 wrote:
Sarah was 17 years old on arrival in VDL.
Native Place: Brecon, Wales - she was 5’3½” tall, illiterate, brown hair, dark grey eyes,
Father: John Waters.
1833 Muster: Assigned to Mr. Davis.
10/9/1835: Permission to marry William Turner (Arab 1822).
9/11/1835: Married William Turner at Trinity Church, Hobart. The had 5 children:
1838: William Henry Turner
2/11/1842: Amelia Turner
1848: Christina Turner
1837: George Meadows Turner
22/6/1851: Noah Turner.
5/7/1853: Sarah died in Geelong, Victoria, aged 39.
Convict Changes History
elly Krieg on 27th January, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1853 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime
D Wong on 28th January, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 5th July, 1853 (prev. 1853)