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Catherine Plunkett

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Plunkett
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Laundress
Date of Death: 23rd May, 1882
Age: 75 years

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 fowls
Convicted at: Meath Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 11th August, 1837
Arrival date: 25th December, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 6 other convicts

References

Primary source: Certificate of Freedom, NSW State Archives No 44/782
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Community Contributions

Joann Copeman on 17th July, 2017 wrote:

Crime not listed on the paper,I received.

Prisoner number is 37/494

D Wong on 17th July, 2017 wrote:

Catherine Plunkett was listed as 30 years old on arrival in NSW.  She was single with 1 child.

Occupation listed as ‘Country Servant’.

From the Sick List of the Sir Charles Forbes 1837:
Folio 3: Catherine Plunkett, aged 46, convict; sick or hurt, diarrhoea; put on sick list 18 October 1837, discharged 23 October 1837.

1842: TOL
15/5/1844: COF

Convict Changes History

Joann Copeman on 17th July, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Certificate of Freedom, NSW State Archives No 44/782 (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Plunkett, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1807, date of death: 23rd May, 1882, gender: f, occ

D Wong on 17th July, 2017 made the following changes:

crime

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