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Winifred Burke

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Winifred Burke
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 17th September, 1897
Age: 77 years

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 clothes
Convicted at: Ireland, Galway
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Margaret
Departure date: 30th April, 1840
Arrival date: 18th August, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 23 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

Patricia Hughes on 18th February, 2013 wrote:

Kitchen maid, convicted 6/4/1840; Convict transport Margaret (3), Master Ed.Canney; Surgeon Colin A Browning, with 130 Irish female convicts, from Dublin on 30/4/1840; arrived Sydney 17/8/1840.  Married 1) James Sach, 1/4/1841 at Windsor, 4 sons; 2) Richard Fritchley (under name Elizabeth Sech)14/3/1849 at Fish River, 6 children.

D Wong on 11th January, 2015 wrote:

Winifred was the daughter of Patrick Burke and Mary Ward/Burke.

Dates of birth range from 1820 to 1823.  Her occupation was a ‘Kitchen maid”.

1/4/1841: Married James Sach (Lord Melville 1829) in Windsor NSW – they had 4 children.

12/7/1847: COF

14/3/1849: Married Richard Fritchley, (Marquis of Huntley 1835) Fish River, NSW – they had 6 children.

Winifred died at Granville, NSW and was buried in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Rookwood.

Convict Changes History

Patricia Hughes on 18th February, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 17th September, 1897, gender, occupation, crime

D Wong on 11th January, 2015 made the following changes:

voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), date of birth: 1820 (prev. 0000)

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