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Jean Young

Jean Young, one of 89 convicts transported on the Earl of Liverpool, December 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jean Young
Aliases: Forbes (alias)
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: All country work
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 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Aberdeen Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl of Liverpool
Departure date: December, 1830
Arrival date: 5th April, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 112 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 536
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 24th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; Jean Young alias Forbes
Ship; Earl of Liverpool. 1831
Indent No; 177 - 31. 58
Age; 32   Est birth Year; 1799
Read. Widow. 2 male children and 2 female children in England and 1 female child ON BOARD.
Religion; Protestant
Native Place; Newcastle
Calling; All work, country
Offence; Stealing clothes
Date of Trial: Aberdeen, 30 Sep 1830
Sentence;  7 years   -  previous convictions - None
Height; 5 ft. 1 in
Complexion; Dark Sallow
Hair; Black
Eyes; Brown


Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th November, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Forbes (alias) (prev. Forbes (Alias)), date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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