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Eliza Williams, one of 232 convicts transported on the Aurora, 22 April 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th July, 1851
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Central Criminal Court
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 118.
||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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Anonymous on 12th April, 2012 wrote:
Eliza, aged 28yrs, was found guilty at Central Criminal Court London, together with a John Moram, of stealing from a gentleman. Sentenced to 7 yrs transportation. Travelled on the Aurora, voy. 341 but died at sea on 9 July 1851. Never arrived Van Diemens Land.
Carol Axton-Thompson on 6th January, 2013 wrote:
Cause of death recorded by ship surgeon - dysenteria. Aged 28yrs.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 12th April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1851-07-09, gender f
Carol Axton-Thompson on 6th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1823