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Mary Marshall, one of 262 convicts transported on the Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough and Alexander, January 1787
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th March, 1820
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 8
||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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Bronnie Jones Howlett on 16th May, 2016 wrote:
Trial date 07/07/1784 Old Bailey records. Approx 19yrs of age (b.c. 1764)
Punishment was initially death, commuted to transportation to Africa but was sent to Australia on the Lady Penrhyn with the First Fleet. There was a 2nd Mary Marshall on the ship - this Mary was the younger of them.
Mary was sent on to Norfolk Island 1790, said to have married Richard Phillimore Nov 1791, repatriated to VDL 26/12/1808 upon closure of the first settlement. Died suddenly the night of 17/03/1820, an inquest found death was due to the “visitation of God”. Article in newspaper covering her death.
Convict Changes History
Bronnie Jones Howlett on 16th May, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 17th March, 1820 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime