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Caroline Purcell, one of 119 convicts transported on the Sovereign, 15 April 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||5th February, 1813
|Date of Death:
||13th September, 1889
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 41 (23)
||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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Susan Young on 25th March, 2013 wrote:
Mary Purcell married fellow convict John Casey St Mary’s Cathedral Sydney 1833. They settled at Tallagandra Gundaroo where they farmed and had 8 children 6boys 2 girls. John Casey received his Ticket of Leave early as he helped in the capture of bushrangers Tenant and Rix. John died 2/5/1882, Mary died 13/9/1889 both buried Gundaroo NSW
Convict Changes History
Susan Young on 25th March, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 5th February, 1813, date of death 13th September, 1889, gender, occupation, crime