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Orphan Number: 2930
Orphan: Thomas JONES
Mother:JONES, Ellen
Mother's ship:Majestic
Father's ship:
Age when admitted:2yrs
Date admitted:21 Jun 1843
Date discharged:26 Jun 1844
Institution(s):Queens Orphan School
Discharged to: mother, free
References: SWD28

This orphan has been claimed by: Thomas Jones

Mother is: Jane Jones 

Female Convicts Van Diemens Land Database

237 fOUND 434/13652, 1838

Jane Jones one of 123 Convicts transported on the Majestic.

Convict id: 7956, Police Number: 162 -
Country: Montgomeryshire, Wales - Birth Approx 1818

Departure date and port: 3 October 1838, London
Arrival date and place: 22 January 1839, Hobart VDL Age on Arrival 21

Jane Swindell birth record 1843 for female child born to Thomas Swindles
Jane Swindles

31 December 1841: House of Correction Launceston, Muster HO 10


Levels of Freedom - coincide with dates on the orphan register 

19 July 1843 Ticket of Leave - Source HTG 21-7
4 August 1846 Certificate of Freedom - HTG 5 - 1845

Other entries on Conduct

28 July 1842 - this woman has been delivered an illegitimate

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