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Jane Wilson

Jane Wilson, one of 121 convicts transported on the Morley, 17 May 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Wilson
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1790
Occupation: Needlewoman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Unknown
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Morley
Departure date: 17th May, 1820
Arrival date: 30th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 123 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 330
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

Sue Aspinall on 8th February, 2020 wrote:

Married Edward Saunders, a convict who arrived in the same year aboard the Hebe

D Wong on 8th February, 2020 wrote:

Colonial Secretary Index:
WILSON, Jane. Per “Morley”, 1820

1822 Apr 15:  Servant to Mr J Blaxland; to be sent to the Factory. On return of proceedings of the Bench of Magistrates, Parramatta (Fiche 3297; X643 p.9)

1823 Sep 1,3; 1824 May 10:  Re permission to marry at Castlereagh (Reel 6011, 4/3509 p.182; Reel 6013, 4/3511 p.70)

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 8th February, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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