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Maxwell Catherine Jane

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  • Name Maxwell Catherine Jane 
    Born 1814  ,Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Crime Bef 1 Mar 1832  ,,Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Vagrancy
    Occupation Bef 1 Mar 1832 
    Nursemaid 
    Convicted 1 Mar 1832  ,,Down, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1833  [3
    Nursemaid and Housemaid 
    Transportd 15 Apr 1833  ,Cork, Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • per Caroline
    Transportd 5 Aug 1833  ,,NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • arrived in colony. The Caroline was built at Cochin in 1825. She sailed from Cork on 15th April 1833 and arrived in Australia on 6 August 1833 taking 113 days.
    Residence Aft 6 Aug 1833  ,Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Assigned to John I Davis
    Crime 2 Apr 1834  [8
    • From Sydney Police 3rd Class Factory for 21 days.
    Religion 2 Apr 1834  [8
    Protestant 
    Crime 11 Jun 1835  ,Sydney,NSW,Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Certificate of Freedom 5 Mar 1842  [10
    Name Catherine Jane Tucker 
    Notes 
    • Parents could be William Maxwell and Helen Allan if Christened in Paisley Middle
    • Can read
    • Certificate of Freedom MAXWELL Catherine Caroline 1833 42/0335 5 Mar 1842 4/4372 1010
    • Husband dies Bathurst
    Person ID I1108  Geniaus Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2017 

    Family Tucker John,   b. 24 Jun 1804, ,Datchet, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1880, Bathurst Hospital, Bathurst, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1847  St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, South Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Children 
     1. Tucker Maria,   b. 1840, ,South Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1886, ,Burraga, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. Tucker Julia Ann,   b. 16 Oct 1842, ,South Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Tucker John,   b. 5 Jun 1845, ,South Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1871, One Eye, Trunkey, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     4. Tucker Isabella Mary,   b. 16 Oct 1848, ,South Creek, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1925, Lambeth St, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1814 - ,Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTransportd - 5 Aug 1833 - ,,NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Aft 6 Aug 1833 - ,Sydney, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Dec 1847 - St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, South Creek, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X635]; Microfiche: 707.
      Name: Catherine Maxwell
      Age: 19
      Date of Conviction: Mar 1832
      Place of Conviction: Down
      Estimated birth year: abt 1813
      Vessel: Caroline
      Port of Arrival: New South Wales
      Date of Arrival: 6 Aug 1833
      Ticket of Leave: No
      Pardon: No
      Certificate of Freedom: No
      Assizes were heard in Downpatrick and other Down Courts in Spring (usually March) and Summer (usually July) each year. Where the holdings mention a year with no session after it, the volume contains both Spring and Summer.

    2. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X635]; Microfiche: 707.
      Name: Catherine Maxwell
      Age: 19
      Date of Conviction: Mar 1832
      Place of Conviction: Down
      Estimated birth year: abt 1813
      Vessel: Caroline
      Port of Arrival: New South Wales
      Date of Arrival: 6 Aug 1833
      Ticket of Leave: No
      Pardon: No
      Certificate of Freedom: No

    3. [S13] WWW, members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm.

    4. [S122] Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caroline_(1825_ship).
      On her only convict voyage, under the command of Alexander Macdonald and surgeon George Birnie, she departed Cork, Ireland on the 15 April 1833, with 120 female convicts. She arrived in Sydney on 6 August 1833. There were no convict deaths en route.

    5. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Class: HO 10; Piece: 30.

    6. [S2919] The Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 - 1838), Sat 10 Aug 1833 Page 3.
      On the 5th, the Caroline,
      McDonald master, from Cork on the 15th of
      April, with 120 female prisoners. Surgeon Su
      perintendant, Dr. Birnie, R. N. Passengers -
      Lieutenant Croker Barrington. and 56 free souls.

    7. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834 forCathe Maxwell Convicts arrived 1833-1834.

    8. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 forCatherine Maxwell - Sydney 1834.

    9. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930.
      Name: Catherine Maxwell
      Birth Place: Glasgow, Scotland
      Arrival Year: 1833
      Arrival Country: Australia
      Vessel Arrived In: Caroline
      Date of Admission/Photo: 11 Jun 1835
      Gaol: Sydney
      Gaol Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
      Record Type: Entrance and Description Book

    10. [S2813] SRNSW, [4/4372; Reel 1010].
      MAXWELL Catherine Caroline 1833 42/0335 5 Mar 1842 Certificate of Freedom [4/4372; Reel 1010]

    11. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Name: Catherine Maxwell Spouse Name: John Tucker Marriage Date: 1847 Marriage Place: New South Wales Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 about Catherine Maxwell Registration Place: Cydesdael, South Creek, New South Wales Registration Year: 1847 Volume Number: V C.

    12. [S52] x NSW BDM Indexes, V1847319 C.

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      First name(s)
      John

      Last name
      Tucker

      Birth year
      -

      Residence
      New South Wales, Australia

      Marriage year
      1847

      Marriage date
      13 Dec 1847

      Spouse's first name(s)
      Catherine

      Spouse's last name
      Maxwell

      Marriage place
      St. Mary Magdalen, South Creek, New South Wales, Australia

      Town
      -

      County
      -