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Eliza Mackay, one of 101 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, August 1816
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 275 (139)
||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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Keith South on 12th January, 2015 wrote:
Eliza MACKEY was trialed City of London, county of Middlesex, April, 1816. Charged with larceny, found guilty and sentenced to death.
Christine Adele Thomson on 19th June, 2018 wrote:
She was also a thief. Married a James Wright 26 Oct 1818,they had a pub named ‘The Cottage on the Grove’ at Parramatta near Duck Creek
Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th July, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856
Copies of Letters Sent Within The Colony, 1814-1827
Application to Marry
James Wright - Free
Eliza Mackay - Prisoner per Ship Lord Melville
Convict Changes History
Keith South on 12th January, 2015 made the following changes:
gender: f, crime
Christine Adele Thomson on 19th June, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1858 (prev. 0000), occupation