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Catherine Gorman, one of 87 convicts transported on the Lord Wellington, May 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 164. http://members.iinet.net.au/
||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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Anonymous on 14th June, 2011 wrote:
Catherine GORMAN got her Certificate of Freedom in April, 1833 (Sydney NSW)
Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th November, 2014 wrote:
Catherine Gorman was convicted at Surrey and given a 14 yr transportation sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia on the ‘Lord Wellington’ 1819.
02/08/1845: Application to marry Thomas Burton (transported on the ‘Eden’). Woolombi district, NSW.
Rod A on 31st July, 2019 wrote:
23/04/1833 - Certificate of Freedom granted. (Sydney Gazette & NSW Advertiser 25/04/1833).
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th October, 2020 wrote:
1833 - New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 33/247. 29 March 1833
Name: Catherine Gorman
Age: 46. Birth Year: 1787
Native Place: County Limerick, Ireland
Certificate Date: 29 Mar 1833
Native Place; County Limerick
Offence; Uttering forged notes
Date of Trial: 29 March 1819
Sentence; 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 5 inches
Complexion; Ruddy & freckled
Hair; Brown mixed with grey
Remarks; WIFE of John Owen. Ship Hadlow 1. Free by servitude.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th November, 2014 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 164. http://members.iinet.net.au/ (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 164), alias1:
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th October, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, date of birth: 1787 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime