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Catherine Buchannan

Catherine Buchannan, one of 165 convicts transported on the New Grove, 30 October 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Buchannan
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Northumberland, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Quarter Session
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: New Grove
Departure date: 30th October, 1834
Arrival date: 27th March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 164 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 459 (231)
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

Maureen Withey on 5th March, 2020 wrote:

No. 135. William Wilson , T.L., of this parish, St Davids, Hobart,, bachelor, per Gilmore and Catherine Buchannan, (convict) , spinster, per New Grove, married 30 Jan 1837. William signed his name, Catherine signed her X.

Maureen Withey on 5th March, 2020 wrote:


Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 5th March, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: f

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