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Mary Cornice, one of 149 convicts transported on the Pyramus, 08 October 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Glamorgan Assizes on 9th July 1831
8th October, 1831
5th March, 1832
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 148 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 199 (102)
||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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Maureen Withey on 21st February, 2020 wrote:
Sydney Gazette, 20 Dec 1832.
LIST OF ALL FEMALE CONVICTS ASSIGNED AND TRANSFERRED FROM THE 1st TO THE 31st OCTOBER 1832.
1616. Cornice Mary, Pyramus, house servant, to J. Clarke, Windmill-street, Sydney.
Maureen Withey on 8th November, 2020 wrote:
Thomas Phillips, Mary Cornice, and Lucretia Davies, convicted of having burglariously entered the dwelling-house of Ann Roderick, of Swansea, and stealing therefrom fourteen pounds in silver, received sentence of death. Their lives will be spared, but the prisoners were assured that they would be sent out of the country.
Monmouthshire Merlin, Saturday 23 July 1831.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 21st February, 2020 made the following changes: