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Priscilla Medcalf, one of 119 convicts transported on the William Pitt, July 1805
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th January, 1808
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Norfolk. Norwich Quarter Sessions
11th April, 1806
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 121 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 366
||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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D Wong on 2nd May, 2018 wrote:
24/10/1804 Bury and Norwich Post Suffolk, England:
Friday last Priscilla Medcalf was committed to the City gaol by James Marsh, Esq. Mayor, charged with stealing a piece of printed cotton from the shop of Messrs. Siely and Wright.
7/1/1808: Priscilla Medcalf died and was buried at the Old Sydney Burial Ground.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd May, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Metcalf, date of death: 7th January, 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: f, crime