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Sarah Walker

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Walker
Aliases: Frost
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 7 years

Crime: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Old Bailey
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Ann
Departure date: January, 1791
Arrival date: 9th July, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 995 other convicts

References

Primary source: From Lesley UEBALS convicts to Port Jackson CD. Also the "NEW HOLLAND MORNING POST", 18th October, 1791: List of criminals who have come to our shores in recent months. Embarkation List of HMS Glatton to England Apr 1803 CO201/26, 59
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Community Contributions

Glen on 17th August, 2018 wrote:

A Sarah Walker was one of 8 women without children having the Governor’s Permission to embark on board HMS Glatton in April 1803 as the partner of one of the reduced soldiers of the NSW Corps returning to England. It has not been determined which soldier was her partner.

Glen on 17th August, 2018 wrote:

Sarah Walker is recorded as a convict of expired sentence, having arrived per Albermarle, resident in Sydney in the List of Expired or Emancipated convicts and free persons off the Stores in 1801

Glen on 20th August, 2018 wrote:

Tried
16th February 1791
Occupation Child’s pump maker.

Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of shoplifting (stealing, on the 14th day of February last, eleven silk and cotton handkerchiefs, the property of William South, privately in his shop). Found guilty, lesser offence. Sentenced to transportation. Sentence outcome was transported.

Arrived in Australia
13th October 1791 per Albermarle

Was likely living With Charles Westney 25 Jun 1799 per Bench matter, in which Sarah was a main witness in a case of theft from the residence of Charles Westney by Job Williams (SZ767, COD77)

Departed the Colony per HMS Glatton May 1803 as the partner of Charles Westney, reduced Soldier of NSW Corps.

Convict Changes History

Glen on 18th July, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: From Lesley UEBALS convicts to Port Jackson CD. Also the "NEW HOLLAND MORNING POST", 18th October, 1791: A list of criminals who have come to our shores in recent months. Our readers will find hereunder a List

Glen on 17th August, 2018 made the following changes:

source: From Lesley UEBALS convicts to Port Jackson CD. Also the "NEW HOLLAND MORNING POST", 18th October, 1791: List of criminals who have come to our shores in recent months. Embarkation List of HMS Glatton to England Apr 1803 CO201/26, 59 (prev. From L

Glen on 20th August, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, crime

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