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Catherine Price

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Price
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Nursery housemaid
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing potatoes
Convicted at: Ireland, Cavan
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Palambam
Departure date: 23rd March, 1831
Arrival date: 31st July, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 119 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
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Community Contributions

Dianne Jones on 22nd June, 2020 wrote:

Crime: The charge is listed as “stealing pot” - potatoes or a cooking/storage vessel?

Convicted at: Cavan, Ireland, on 20 October 1830 (see New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842).

D Wong on 22nd June, 2020 wrote:

Catherine Price was listed as 35 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Westmeath.

Occupation: Housemaid/nursemaid.

Catherine was a widow with 1 female child, illiterate, protestant, 5’0” tall, ruddy freckled complexion, dark brown to grey hair, hazel eyes.

Weakly scarcely fit for assignment.

2/4/1833: Permission to marry Jacob Ralph (Lord Eldon 1817) - Jacob was 47 and free - Catherine 37 and on bond.

1833: Married at St. James, Sydney. Listed as Ralph.

23/10/1837: COf - Wife of Jacob Rolfe, per “Lord Eldon” [1817], fbs (as stated on her CF).

Convict Changes History

Dianne Jones on 22nd June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Price, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1796, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, cr

Dianne Jones on 22nd June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at

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