Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Mary Murch

Mary Murch, one of 101 convicts transported on the Burrell, 31 December 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Murch
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Dressmaker
Date of Death: 23rd November, 1837
Age: 28 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Child stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Burrell
Departure date: 31st December, 1831
Arrival date: 20th May, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 100 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 247 (125)
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Mary Murch was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Mary Murch?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Mary Murch
No; 192 - 32. 45
Age;  23 Est birth Year; 1809
Read & Write. Married
Religion: Protestant
Native Place: Surrey
Calling; Dressmaking
Date of Trial: Middlesex Goal Delivery. 6 September 1831
Offence; Child Stealing
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 4 ft. 9 1/2
Complexion: Fair
Hair: Brown
Eyes; Hazel Grey
Noted against his name; Died in the Female Factory Hospital Parramatta 23 Nov 1837
——————————————————
New South Wales, Australia, St. John’s Parramatta, Burials, 1790-1986

Name: Mary Murch. No 504
Age: 26. Birth Year: abt 1811
Burial Date: 25 Nov 1837
Burial Place: Parramatta, Cumberland, New South Wales, Australia
By whom the ceremony was preformed; Henry HBobard? Curate

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), date of death: 23rd November, 1837 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au