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Mary Scott

Mary Scott, one of 90 convicts transported on the Princess Charlotte, 27 March 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Scott
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Housemaid
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 30 years

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 clothes
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Princess Charlotte
Departure date: 27th March, 1827
Arrival date: 6th August, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 89 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 137 (70)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th August, 2021 wrote:

Possible Death Record
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, St John’s Parramatta. Year 1830
No; 393
Name;  Mary Scott
Abode; Parramatta
When Buried; 1830, 24 April
Age; 29 years
Ships Name; Princess Charlotte
Quality or profession; Convict - Orphan School

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th August, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 44
Name; Mary Scott - Reads, Single
Age; 26 [1800]
Native Place; Bristol
Trade or calling; Housemaid
Offence; Stealing Clothes
Trial; London - 12 Dec 1826 - 7 years. 2 previous convictions
Height; 4 ft. 10 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown
Completion; Fair freckled

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th August, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000), gender: f

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th August, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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