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Margaret Falconer

Margaret Falconer, one of 220 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Sippings [Seppings], 17 March 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Falconer
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1830
Occupation: Nurse
Date of Death: 9th June, 1908
Age: 78 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Scotland, Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Robert Seppings
Departure date: 17th March, 1852
Arrival date: 7th August, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 221 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 388
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Arlene on 25th November, 2020 wrote:

Sentenced and transported with her sister Eleanor (Ellen)

Convict Changes History

Arlene on 25th November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1830 (prev. 0000), date of death: 9th June, 1908 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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