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Ann Weston

Ann Weston, one of 151 convicts transported on the Atwick, 28 September 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Weston
Aliases: ` (alias)
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Maid
Date of Death: 1841
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Stealing money
Convicted at: Chester Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Atwick
Departure date: 28th September, 1837
Arrival date: 23rd January, 1838
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 138
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

Don Weston on 13th August, 2013 wrote:

Permission to marry 3 Sep 1840 (CON 52/1 p 235) & Oct 1840 (CON52/2 p179)
Married Francis SHAW in Tasmania 1840.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th April, 2022 wrote:

1837 - Trial; 5 August 1837. Offence; Stealing Money

Indent No; 331. Status; Single. Trade; Kitchen Maid.
Height; 5 ft 0 inches. Age; 27

1841 - Died; 4 January 1841.

1841 - Burial in the Parish of Launceston; 14 January 1841. From Launceston Hospital.
Age; 21 years ** As per Register. Ship; Atwick. Convict.

Convict Changes History

Don Weston on 13th August, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1 ` (alias) (prev. ` (Alias))

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th April, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1841 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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