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Martha Allen

Martha Allen, one of 180 convicts transported on the Mary, 13 April 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Martha Allen
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1795
Occupation: Servant of all work
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 13th April, 1835
Arrival date: 7th September, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 177 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210)& Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4019; Microfiche: 695). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 29 (16)
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

Paul Bisby on 10th June, 2019 wrote:

Martha Allen (per “Mary 1835”) had a Daughter to William Foster (per “Champion 1827) on 4/8/1843.
Refused permission to marry in 1842.
William sent to Peort Arthur in 1844 where he died on 13/5/1847 aged 48 approx.

Iris Dunne on 22nd June, 2019 wrote:

Convict Index: aged 40, Occupation: All work /plain cook /Laundrymaid

Indents: aged 40, Married, Trade Allwork, Offence Stealing Silver Knife

Certificate of Freedom No.42/2119 dated 10 December 1842, Prisoner No.35/54, Tried 2 March 1835, Trade Servant, Year of Birth 1795

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 11th June, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: f

Iris Dunne on 22nd June, 2019 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW, Butts of COF (NRS 12210)& Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4019; Microfiche: 695). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 29 (16) (prev. Australian Joint Co

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