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Margaret Roach

Margaret Roach, one of 327 convicts transported on the Indefatigable and Minstrel, 09 May 1812

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Roach
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1781
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Indefatigable and Minstrel
Departure date: 9th May, 1812
Arrival date: 19th October, 1812
Place of arrival New South Wales [Minstrel] and Van Diemen's Land [Indefatigable]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 329 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 67 (35). http://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_minstrel_1812.htm
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 13th August, 2017 wrote:

Margaret ROACH was convicted at Middlesex, London on 15 Jan 1812 for stealing yards of cotton material. 7 yr transportation sentence.
Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Minstrel’ 1812.

Aged 29yrs.
Husband Edward ROACH.  (Maiden name not recorded.)

Assigned to the Hunter Region of New South Wales.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 13th August, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 67 (35). http://www.jenwilletts.com/convict_ship_minstrel_1812.htm (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number

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