Wheeldon, Jane
Entry 3198 Sex: F Alias:
Born: 1749 at :
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Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Lady Juliana - 1790
Crime: Steal a silk handkerchief from a shop Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Derby County Quarter sessions Trial Date: 2 October 1787

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Known Number of Marriages/Partners 2 Known Number of Children 0
Entry Partners Name Marriage Date Marriage Place FGS
NE Wheeldon, ? England
1276 Woods, John 16 October 1791 Sydney, NSW

At the time of her trial Jane was recorded as a Widow from Ashover
31 March 1789 - Sent from Derby to Nottingham Gaol. From there she was sent ot London for embarkation on the 'Lady Juliana' transport
October 1791 - Jane (recorded as Jane WELDON) married the First Fleet marine John Woods (or Wood) on the 16th. Ten days later she sailed for Norfolk Island. Johnremained in Sydney until january 1792 when he sailed for Norfolk Island. The marriage failed and by june 1794 he was living with another woman
1796 - Records show that Jane was still on the Island at this time

She either died or left Norfolk Island between 1797 and 1801, a period for which few records have survived. She has not been traced in later records
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