Mary Ford, Convict "Rajah" 1841

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Mary Ford, Convict "Rajah" 1841

Birthplace: Sulford, Manchester, UK
Death: TAS, Australia
Immediate Family:

Wife of James Collins, Convict per Southworth and Matthew Ford
Mother of James Collings; Thomas Collings; Ellen Collings; Mary Anne Collings; ? Ford and 3 others

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About Mary Ford, Convict "Rajah" 1841


       Calculated Age27yo at 1841-07-19 [See arrivalDate of dlf190130050 of17060]
       Place Of BirthSulford Manchester
       Place Of Birthsalford, manchester
       estimatedBirthYear1814 1814

Physical description

       Calculated Age27
       Body MarksBlind right Eye 2 Long scars on right arm, Pockpitted
       Height Calculated Total Inches66.5
       Height Feet5
       Height Inch13/2
       Height Inch6.5

Mary Ford Mary Ford, one of 180 convicts transported on the Rajah, 01 April 1841

Known aliases: none

Convicted at: Convicted at Lancaster Session of the Peace for a term of 10 years.

Sentence term: 10 years

Ship name: Rajah

Departure date: 1st April, 1841

Place of arrival: Van Diemen's Land

Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 277 (140)

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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Mary Ford, Convict "Rajah" 1841's Timeline

Manchester, UK
June 25, 1845
Age 31
Logan Falls near Evandale, Tasmania, Australia