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Catherine Black

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Black
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Farm 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: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Tyrone
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Greenlaw
Departure date: 7th March, 1844
Arrival date: 2nd July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 38 other convicts

References

Primary 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
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Community Contributions

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:

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