Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Catherine Fenton

** community contributed record **

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Fenton
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Stealing money
Convicted at: Limerick
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Thomas Harrison
Departure date: 19th February, 1836
Arrival date: 9th June, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 111 other convicts


Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Annotated Printed Indentures 1836
Source description:

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Catherine Fenton was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Catherine Fenton?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Tony Beale on 21st September, 2020 wrote:

From Co Waterford Ireland married to William Fenton who was convicted at the same time 9/3/1835. Roman Catholic who could not read or write. 5’ 2 1/2” ruddy and freckled brown hair grey eyes

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856 for Cath Fenton Thomas Harrison 1836 24 Jan - 1836 23 Jun. April 4 Pyrexia. Since departure she has complained of flushings loss of appetite and pain in the extremeties of her body. Pulse 87 and strong. She was treated and discharged on 13/4/1835

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, New South Wales General muster 1837 assigned to W Sparking Sydney

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 21st September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Annotated Printed Indentures 1836 (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Fenton, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1813, date of dea

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au