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Sentenced to 7 years
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Maureen Withey on 13th January, 2020 wrote:
Greenlaw – Surgeon’s Journal. National Archives. ADM 101/30/3/1
Daily sick list of the Greenlaw female convict ship.
Folio 4: Catherine Black, aged 40; convict; disease or hurt, disordered bowels. Put on sick list, 13 April 1844. Discharged, 4 May 1844.
Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-2$init=CON41-1-2p11
682. Catherine Black, tried at Tyrone, 31 Oct 1843, sentence 7 years. Roman catholice. Transported for larceny. Gaol report good. Widow. Stated this offence: Stealing a pair of stays and stuff petticoat in Tyrone. Farm servant. Native of Donegal, age 45.
ticket of Leave 12/12/1848.
Free Cert. 11/11/1850.
Inquest held on body at Hobart Town, 4 August 1874. Verdict- Died from natural causes. (Apoplexy).
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 13th January, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Greenlaw – Surgeon’s Journal. National Archives. ADM 101/30/3/1
Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON41-1-2$init=CON41-1-2p11 (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Black, alias1: , alias2: