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Eleanor Mcentire

Eleanor McEntire, one of 296 convicts transported on the Earl Cornwallis, August 1800

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Eleanor Mcentire
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1770
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl Cornwallis
Departure date: August, 1800
Arrival date: 12th June, 1801
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 294 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 282
Source description: 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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th September, 2020 wrote:

1825 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, New South Wales. General muster. 1825
McEntire, Eleanor. F. S. Cornwallis. 1801. 7 years. Wife of William Hamilton. Sydney
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Name: Eleanor McEntire. Date of conviction: 11 Sep 1799. Place of Conviction: Middlesex - 7 years
Vessel: Earl Cornwallis. Port of Arrival: Sydney. Date of Arrival: 10 Jun 1801

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th September, 2020 wrote:

1799 - Old Bailey on-Line. Born 1770
404. ELEANOR M’INTIRE was indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 16th of July , a tin-box, value 1d. two combs, value 6d. a ticket, called a smart ticket, value 1d. and four Banknotes, each of the value of 5l. the property of David Fitzgibbons .

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th September, 2020 made the following changes:

surname: Mcentire (prev. McEntire), date of birth: 1770 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime

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