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life span was 56 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
4th November, 1815
4th April, 1816
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||New South Wales
Travelled with 84 other convicts
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Maureen Withey on 3rd December, 2019 wrote:
Irish Convict Database
Judith Burke, age 18, ship Alexander II (1816), Tried at Cork City, 1815, sentence 7 years. Trade- country work.
was on a “List of 60 female convicts embarked to H.M.C. Brig Kangaroo for the Derwent, 10 April 1816.”
3 Judith Burke, ship - Alexander, Tried at Cork City, March 1815, sentence –Seven years.
Certificate received since 1 Jan 1823:
Judith Burke- Alexander.
22 Feb 1823, Hobart Town Gazette.
This news paper item may possibly refer to the same Judith Burke:
We have already noticed that a Ses-
sions of Oyer and Terminer and General
Gaol Delivery of the Honourable the
Supreme Court of Van Diemen’s Land
was recently holden at Port Dalrymple….
Charles Kimberly, murder of Judith
Burke. Guilty-Death. Executed.
Hobart Town Gazette, 24 Sept 1824.
Seee Tasmanian record: https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/results?qu=Judith&qu=Burke
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 3rd December, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Record - https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p54 - List of 60 female convicts embarked to H.M.C. Brig Kangaroo for the Derwent, 10 April 1816.
Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberr