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Sarah Dogherty, one of 123 convicts transported on the Majestic, 01 October 1838
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 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 335 (169)
||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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Nell Murphy on 12th October, 2016 wrote:
Sarah DOGHERTY was convicted at Chester on 4 Aug 1838 for stealing money from a woman. 10 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Majestic’ arriving 21 Jan 1839.
Married woman - husband Patrick, at native place. One child.
Some records of misconduct.
1843: Muster at Hamilton, Tasmania.
Died at the Female Factory, Cascades, Hobart. Memo 26 March 1845.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 12th October, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: March, 1845 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime