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Bridget Hand

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bridget Hand
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Armagh
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Catherine
Departure date: 8th December, 1813
Arrival date: 4th May, 1814
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 96 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Records
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 24th June, 2020 wrote:

List of sixty female convicts embarked on board Kangaroo to land at the Derwent in Van Diemen’s Land, and their indents from the Catherine Convict ship. Sydney 24 May 1814.
No 45.  Bridget Hand, age 19, tried County Armagh, March 1813, 7 years.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 24th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Records (prev. ), firstname: Bridget, surname: Hand, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

Maureen Withey on 24th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at

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