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Catherine Rafter

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Catherine Rafter
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: House robbery
Convicted at: Ireland. Waterford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Elizabeth
Departure date: 27th August, 1827
Arrival date: 12th January, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 41 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 19th February, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Catherine Rafter,  age 28, ship Elizabeth (II) (1828); tried at Waterford, 1827, 7 years for robbery house.  Single.  Native of Tipperary.  Trade -  farm servant.  Catholic. DOB 1800.

Public Notice. Colonial Secretary’s Office, Sydney, July 25, 1831
THE undermentioned Female Prisoners of the Crown have obtained Tickets of Leave, in compliance with the Regulations of 17th March, 1829. for good conduct in the situations respectively stated, viz :—
County of Cumberland.
SYDNEY
Rafter Catherine, Elizabeth (4), in service ;

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 19th February, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Rafter, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1800, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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