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Margaret Beveridge

Margaret Beveridge, one of 99 convicts transported on the Competitor, 09 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Beveridge
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Competitor
Departure date: 9th June, 1828
Arrival date: 10th October, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 98 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 412
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

Tony Beale on 21st October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures 1827-1828
18 protestant single no read or write 5’ 3 1/2” ruddy to freckled complexion brown hair and eyes assigned to Alex Still

Margaret Beveridge in the New South Wales, Australia, Convict Applications for the Publication of Banns, 1829
Margaret Beveridge employed by Alex Still, Sydney, and described her as honest and sober
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1811
Age: 18
Arrival year: 1828
Arriving Vessel: Canada
Spouse Name: John Boileau Free employed by William Cummings who described his character as sober and honest
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Birth Year: 1795
Spouse Age: 34
Spouse Arrival Year: 1819
Spouse Vessel: Competitor
Marriage Year: Abt 1829
Application Date: 25 May 1829
Application Place:  t Phillips Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 21st October, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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