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Ann Young

Ann Young, one of 184 convicts transported on the Gilbert Henderson, 10 December 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Young
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: House servant
Date of Death: 1843
Age: 40 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Lancaster, Liverpool Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Gilbert Henderson
Departure date: 10th December, 1839
Arrival date: 24th April, 1840
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 183 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 144
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 31st March, 2022 wrote:

1839 - Trial; 22 July 1839. Transported for Larceny from the person. Mary Farrell on board tried with Ann
Previous Convictions; 6 times in prison

1840 - Indent No; 15. Indent No; 15. Status; Single - 1 child [Child on Board] Father of Child died 9 years ago
Trade; House Servant
Height; 5 ft 4 1/4 in
Age; 36 years
1841 - 9 November. Drunk. Sentence; 1 month
imprisonment and hard labor

1841 - Tasmania Female Convict Musters
No; 15. Name; Ann Young
Ship; Gilbert Henderson
Assigned; House of Correction, Launceston
Noted against name; 5 June 1843.

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st March, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1843 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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