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Elizabeth Murphy

Elizabeth Murphy, one of 401 convicts transported on the Glatton, September 1802

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Murphy
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1781
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 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: Glatton
Departure date: September, 1802
Arrival date: 11th March, 1803
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 401 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 325 (162). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. Old Bailey online.org
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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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 3rd May, 2018 wrote:

Elizabeth MURPHY was convicted at the CCC, London on 28 Oct 1801 for stealing a straw bonnet from a shop. 7 yr Transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ship ‘Glatton’ 1802.
Elizabeth was transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania), Australia per the ship ‘Sophia’.

Aged 19 yrs.

VDL:
15 March 1806, Hobart - writing or causing a letter to be written accusing someone of a crime. Sentenced by the Lt. Governor to be tied to a cart drawn by a Chain Gang. stripped and to receive 25 lashes. To then be sent to the settlement at Risdon.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 3rd May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 325 (162). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. Old Bailey online.org (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Num

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