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Martha Thatcher, one of 101 convicts transported on the Friendship, June 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th December, 1817
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 352
||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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Gail Tregear on 25th May, 2017 wrote:
One of four who died on the voyage, leaving three motherless children to complete the voyage on their own. Described as “a pious woman”. Death caused by dysentery.
Leonie Fretwell on 24th September, 2017 wrote:
Died from dysentery during voyage.
Convict Changes History
Gail Tregear on 25th May, 2017 made the following changes:
date of death: 7th December, 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime