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Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
10th April, 1842
17th August, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 16 other convicts
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 28th December, 2014 wrote:
Catherine Thompson was convicted at Co. Cavan on 03/01/1842 for Larceny - stealing geese. Previous convictions. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Hope’ arriving 17/08/1842.
Single, Protestant, reads, house servant, aged 20yrs.
Assignments in Colony.
Ticket of Leave
Certificate of Freedom
Application for permission to marry:
to George Weston (transported on ‘David Malcolm’). Granted 29/04/1848. Married 29/05/1848 Hobart. (Registration for Catherine is “Cathrine”)
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 28th December, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Catherine, surname: Thompson, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1820, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime