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Catherine Murphy, one of 90 convicts transported on the Princess Charlotte, 27 March 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 135 (69). http://www.jenwilletts.com https://www.oldbaileyonline.org
||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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Nell Murphy on 13th August, 2017 wrote:
Catherine MURPHY was convicted at London on 14 Sept 1846 for stealing items from her mistress, Mrs. Hyams. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Princess Charlotte’ arriving 6 Aug 1827.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Princess Charlotte - 1827
Name; Catherine Murphy. Age; 20 years
Unable to Read or write. Single,
Native County; Cork
Trade; Washer woman & laundress
Trial; London - 14 Sept 1826 - 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 2 3/4
Complexion; Fresh freckled
Hair; Lt. Brown
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 13th August, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 135 (69). http://www.jenwilletts.com https://www.oldbaileyonline.org (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Num
Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th December, 2020 made the following changes: