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Eliza Wilson, one of 232 convicts transported on the Aurora, 22 April 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 118.
Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON41-1-31,241,208,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 6th January, 2013 wrote:
Eliza Wilson was tried and convicted, with others, for robbery, with violence, steal clothes at Whitechapel. 7yr transportation sentence. Travelled to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Aurora’, arriving Aug 1851.
Nurse girl; Roman Catholic; can read; 19yrs of age; 5’0 3/4”; brown hair; blue eyes; single; scar on upper lip.
Native Place: Rosemary Lane
Ship Surgeon’s Report: bad
1851: New Town Farm
Collins St. Hobart
Battery Point, nr Hobart
31/01/1854: Ticket of Leave
18/12/1855: Conditional Pardon
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 6th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1832, gender, occupation, crime