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Jane Wilson

Jane Wilson, one of 87 convicts transported on the Lord Wellington, May 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Wilson
Aliases: Jane Quinlan, Charlotte Quinlan
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lord Wellington
Departure date: May, 1819
Arrival date: 20th January, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 124 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 164
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th October, 2020 wrote:

NAME: Jane Wilson
Age;  22. Birth Year; 1798
1822- Australia, Marriage Index,
Name: William Quinland. Spouse Name: Jane Wilson
Marriage Date: 1822. Marriage Place: New South Wales. Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales. Registration Year:1822. Volume Number: V B
1822 - New South Wales, Australia, St. John’s Parramatta, Marriages.
No; 867. William Quinland. Age; 28. Lord Eldon, The Parish of Parramatta and
Jane Wilson. Age 23. Lord Wellington. The Parish of Parramatta married in the church by banns this fourth date of March 1822
1828 - Death of William Quinlan. Registration Place: Windsor, New South Wales. Volume Number: V18281391 12

1828 - 30 Jun. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879

Name: William Quinlan
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1790. Age: 38. Date of Death: 20 Jun 1828. District: Windsor; Ship; Lord Eldon
1829 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Applications for the Publication of Banns,

Charlotte Quinland. Birth Year: abt 1799. Age:  30. Arrival year: 1820. Wellington &
Joseph Foley. Spouse Gender: Male. Spouse Birth Year: 1796. Age: 33. Guildford 5. 1822
Application Date: 13 Apr 1829
Application Place: Saint Johns Church, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
Not allowed as no such name as Charlotte Quinland on the Lord Wellington
1829 - Name: Charlotte Quinland
Spouse Name: Joseph Foley
Marriage Date: 1829. Marriage Place: New South Wales. Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1829. Volume Number: V
1832 - Certificate of Freedom. 32/710. 6 August 1832.
Native Place; London
Calling; Laundress
Offence; Uttering forged notes
Date of Trial: 6 Aug 1818
Sentence; 14 years
Year of Birth; 1798
Height; 4 ft. 11 1/2 inches
Complexion; Fair ruddy
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Hazel
General Remarks; Front upper teeth prominent.

Wife to Joseph Foley per Guildford 6 (1822) free by servitude

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th October, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Jane Quinlan, alias2: Charlotte Quinlan, date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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