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Ann Williams

Ann Williams, one of 165 convicts transported on the New Grove, 30 October 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Williams
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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 14 years

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: New Grove
Departure date: 30th October, 1834
Arrival date: 27th March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 164 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 458. Tasmanian Archives
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

Nell Murphy on 28th September, 2019 wrote:

Ann WILLIAMS was convicted at Middlesex, London on 3 July 1834 for stealing from the person. Not known in prison system before.  14 yr transportation sentence.  Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘New Grove’ arriving 27 March 1835. Ship surgeon’s report: “good”.

Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work services
1835: at Norfolk Plains (Longford district)
7 May 1841: Ticket of Leave granted
31 May 1843: Conditional Pardon approved, no. 452
5 Oct 1857: Conditional Pardon extended
Jan 1852: Free Certificate issued

APPLICATION FOR PERMISSION TO MARRY:
25 Feb 1837 - Ann WILLIAMS (per New Grove) to William PRUSSIA (per Maria). Approved.

MARRIAGE:
29 May 1837 - Ann WILIAMS to William PRUSSIA, at church, Longford, VDL.  (ref. 36/1/3 no. 4045)

10 Oct 1862: Campbell Town, Tasmania, court - Larceny. 12 mths hard labour.

Nell Murphy on 28th September, 2019 wrote:

CHILDREN:
Mary Ann PRUSSIA born 22 Nov 1840 at Longford, VDL.  Father - Wiliam PRUSSIA, shoemaker.  Mother - Ann PRUSSIA. (ref. 32/1/3 no. 1205)

Ellen PRUSSIA born 28 July 1845 at Longford, VDL. Father - William PRUSSIA, shoemaker.  Mother - Ann PRUSSIA. (ref. 32/1/3 no. 2746)

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 28th September, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 458. Tasmanian Archives (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 458), gender: f

Nell Murphy on 28th September, 2019 made the following changes:

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