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Catharine Smith, one of 80 convicts transported on the Harmony, 12 May 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Bristol City Quarter Sessions
12th May, 1827
27th September, 1827
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 79 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 175 (89)
||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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Anonymous on 17th July, 2011 wrote:
Catharine Smith was sentenced to 7 years for stealing linen in Bristol (City) on 8 January 1827. She married Robert Rockwell, another convict, who was transported on the John Barry 1. She and Robert married on 8 September 1829 and had two children:
1. Martha Rockwell - 8/10/1830
2. William Rockwell - 8/05/1836
Robert and Martha are my Great-Great-Great-Great Grandparents.
Kerry Dyer on 27th January, 2012 wrote:
Robert Rockwell and Catherine Smith are my great great great grandparents.Catherine could read, was Protestant, and was assigned to Catherine Clarkson in Sydney.
Natalie Mills on 23rd August, 2015 wrote:
Died in the Haymarket, Sydney
Convict Changes History
Kerry Dyer on 27th January, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805-00-00