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Mary Burgess, one of 299 convicts transported on the Admiral Gambier and Friends, April 1811
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 39 (21)
||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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Ron Garbutt on 17th March, 2020 wrote:
Convicted: Surrey Quarter Sessions, Guildford, 10 July 1810
Age: about 35
Sentence: 7 years
Mary, wife of James Burgess, labourer of Dorking, was charged on 19 May 1810 of stealing a capon from the farmyard of William Jordan at Charlwood. One of the witnesses who appeared for her was James Burgess, of Old Gaol Garden, Horsham, a tanner and broom-maker, possibly her father-in-law. She was held in the Guildford House of Correction.
Surrey Quarter Sessions 1780-1820, Surrey History Trust, QS2/6/1810/MID/69
Convict Changes History
Ron Garbutt on 17th March, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: f, crime