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Martha Baker

Martha Baker, one of 262 convicts transported on the Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough and Alexander, January 1787

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Martha Baker
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Servant
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: Highway robbery
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough and Alexander
Departure date: January, 1787
Arrival date: 22nd January, 1788
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 292 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 3
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

Anonymous on 14th September, 2011 wrote:

She did a highway robbery

Anonymous on 12th February, 2012 wrote:

ref;norfolk island and its first settlement by r nobbs.
martha baker.ship=lady penrhyn.at N.I 3 dec 1789.departed 2 nov 1793. c,m
c= arrived in colony as convict.
m=lived as married person on N.I

—chez

Anonymous on 23rd February, 2012 wrote:

Married Walter Batley

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 23rd February, 2012 made the following changes:

gender f

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