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||27th July, 1828
life span was 58 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Eric Harry Daly on 5th January, 2013 wrote:
Catherine Clarke was convicted at Kent in 1789, aged 18, for stealing ten yards of muslin. She was sent to Norfolk Island where she cohabited with Richard Morgan, who arrived as a convict on the Alexander. They were quite successfull farming and supplied a lot of produce on Norfolk to the government. The were transfered to Van Diemans Land on the Surprise on 6 Oct 1806 where they took up a land grant at Kangaroo Point. Catherine’s and Richard’s life are the bases for Colleen McCulloch’s novel “Morgans Run”
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 5th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1770, date of death 27th July, 1828, gender, occupation, crime