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Ann Cotterell, one of 120 convicts transported on the Canada, March 1810
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||London Gaol Delivery
8th September, 1810
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 121 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 7 (5). Old Bailey - online. England Criminal Registers (HO26/16, page 14)
||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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Maisie Kew on 12th October, 2015 wrote:
Ann Cotterell was briefly married to James Steel in 1811, but became the common law wife of William Davis (Anne 1810) by about 1815. Ann had five children - William Davis 1816, Joseph Davis 1818, Elizabeth Davis 1821, James Cook 1823, and John Cook 1825.
Pru W on 10th January, 2019 wrote:
This Ann Cotterall/Cotterell was likely not briefly married to James Steele, the convict musters list her as free by servitude, 7 years, and wife of W Davis, Sydney. If she had been married to James Steel, would she not be thereafter listed as Ann Steel?
Iris Dunne on 10th January, 2019 wrote:
Convicted: 10 January 1810
The Proceedings of the Old Bailey
Theft: grand larceny
10th January 1810
79. ANN COTTERELL was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 29th of December , part of a bed furniture, value 4 s. a sheet, value 5 s. a petticoat, value 2 s. and an apron, value 1 s. the property of Elizabeth Williams , widow .
To this indictment the prisoner pleaded GUILTY.
Transported for seven years .
London jury, before Mr. Recorder.
Criminal Registers: aged 29, Crime Larceny
Convict Changes History
Maisie Kew on 12th October, 2015 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 10th January, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 7 (5). Old Bailey - online. England Criminal Registers (HO26/16, page 14) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece N