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Bridget Rourke

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bridget Rourke
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
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 unknown

Crime: -
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: unknown
Ship: Francis and Eliza
Departure date: 15th December, 1814
Arrival date: 8th August, 1815
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 13 other convicts


Primary source: Colonial Secretarys Index
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 23rd July, 2019 wrote:

ROURKE, Bridget. Per “Francis and Eliza”, 1815

1815 Aug 14 - On list of convicts disembarked from the “Francis and Eliza” & sent to the Govt Factory at Parramatta (Reel 6004; 4/3494 p.139)

1816 May 6 - Re permission to marry at Windsor (Reel 6004; 4/3494 p.478)

NSW 1828 census at the Government Factory, Parramatta.
Brit. Rourke, age 57, Free S. (By servitude) Franc. & Eliza, 1812, 7yr sentence & 12 months Colonial . religion: catholic.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 23rd July, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretarys Index (prev. ), firstname: Bridget, surname: Rourke, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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