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Sarah Williams, one of 88 convicts transported on the Grenada, 01 September 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||4th September, 1861
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster, Liverpool Borough Quarter Sessions
1st September, 1826
23rd January, 1827
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 87 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 69 (36)
||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 26th February, 2012 wrote:
Married 1 Samuel Owens 1827, NSW, 2 Joseph Stubbs 1860 Qld.
Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2019 wrote:
Sarah and two other girls were convicted of stealing ribbon:
Elizabeth Drewitt, 18, Ann Farran, 17, and Sarah Williams, for stealing ribbon;
Manchester Courier, 5 August 1826.
All three were transported on the same ship.
Maureen Withey on 28th December, 2021 wrote:
Medical journal of the Grenada, female convict ship, for 4 August 1826 to 1 February 1827 by Alexander Nesbet, Surgeon and Superintendent, during which time the said ship was employed in a voyage to New South Wales. (Described at item level).
Folio 2: Sarah Williams, aged 20, Convict; sick or hurt, Fever; put on sick list, 14 September 1826; discharged 3 November 1826 to duty.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 26th February, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1806-00-00, date of death 1861-09-04, gender f