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||13th November, 1827
life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to Life
||Historical Records of Australia, Vol.1, p225
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Dennis Nightingale on 5th April, 2015 wrote:
Arrived on the Mary Ann first female convict ship that left England 24/01/1791 and arrived 09/07/1791. Mary Ann was a ship of 298 tons and had been built in 1772 in France. Crime - Stealing 14 yds Lace, 18 yds Edging 4 yds Muslin and 4 Stocking/Handkerchiefs. Sentenced - Death Hertfordshire Assizes. Life in the colonies. First Marriage - 30/01/1795–Thomas Hoskisson (Hodgkis) killed by Aboriginals Lower Blue Mountains Had 3 children. Second Marriage – Thomas Upton 04/06/1803. 8 children. Born in Bishops Storford Hertfordshire UK. Died Windsor NSW Australia
Dennis Nightingale on 4th May, 2015 wrote:
After the murder by aboriginals of her first husband. Sarah received compensation from Governor Hunter in the form of a land grant of 60
acres at Petersham Hill. Four years later she was married to Thomas Upton at Windsor by
Samuel Marden the second Chaplin. They took up farming at McHillar on a gift deed of 25
acres on the Hawkesbury River.
Convict Changes History
Dennis Nightingale on 5th April, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Historical Records of Australia, Vol.1, p225 (prev. ), firstname: Sarah, surname: Pigg, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1772, date of death: 13th November, 1827, gender: f, occupation, c
Dennis Nightingale on 8th April, 2015 made the following changes: