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Catherine Coffee

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Coffee
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: America
Departure date: 30th December, 1830
Arrival date: 9th May, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 6th July, 2016 wrote:

Catherine COFFEE was convicted at Surrey 7 June 1830 for stealing money from the person. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘America’ arriving 9 May 1831.

Native place - Brixton, England.

Assignments of service in Colony.
Several records of misconduct and punishments.

Application for permission to marry:
11 Dec 1835 to Charles ROSETTA (transported per ‘Woodman’). Approved. (No record located for actual marriage.)
Conditional Pardon granted 11 Dec 1849

Nell Murphy on 6th July, 2016 wrote:

Record for Departure from VDL for Charles ROSETTA (ex Woodman) and Mrs. ROSETTA (ex America), steerage passengers for Melbourne, Victoria, from Launceston per the ‘City of Melbourne’ 22 Feb 1852.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 6th July, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Coffee, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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