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Louisa Wright, one of 191 convicts transported on the Garland Grove, 07 September 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Servant of all work
|Date of Death:
||2nd August, 1864
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 198
||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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D Wong on 19th May, 2015 wrote:
Louisa Wright was 21 years old on arrival and was transported for Larceny – ‘stealing a watch’.
Louisa was 4’9” tall, fair complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, scar on forefinger of left hand, mole on right side, single, can read.
Louisa gave birth to an illegitimate child Circa May 1845.
13/6/1845: Married Frederick Pointon (‘Sarah 1836’) at Longford, Tasmania. They had 9 children.
2/8/1864: Louisa died aged 43 of bronchitis and was buried in Deloraine, Tasmania.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 19th May, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1821 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd August, 1864 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime