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Catherine Jones, one of 94 convicts transported on the Surprize, February 1794
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 198
||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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Colin Rowley on 5th June, 2016 wrote:
CATHARINE JONES and WILLIAM MACCOY were indicted for stealing, on the 17th of October , two shillings , the monies of Robert Barry , Esq .
William was left off but Catherine was convicted.
Catherine met a drummer from NSW Corps named Francis Howe. She gave birth to six children to him. in 1809 Francis died. In 1810 Catherine married Thomas McQueen/McQuinn and later moved to Launceston.
Convict Changes History
Colin Rowley on 5th June, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: f, crime