Farrell, Elizabeth
Entry 2791 Sex: F Alias: FEREL, Nance
Born: 1758 at :
Bapt: at:
Died: 23 May 1827 at: Hobart, Van Diemens Land
Buried: -- May 1827 at: St David's Cemetery, Hobart, Van Diemens Land

Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Lady Juliana - 1790
Crime: Steal a large quantity of clothing and linen Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Old Bailey Trial Date: 23 May 1787

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Known Number of Marriages/Partners 1 Known Number of Children 0
Entry Partners Name Marriage Date Marriage Place FGS
540 Hall, John November 1791 Norfolk Island

Other Names - Nance FEREL (named as such in the 1822 autobiography pf the 'Lady Juliana' steward John NICOL. He considered her to be one of the most insubordinate and troublesome women on the ship.
12 March 1789 - ransferred from Newgate Gaol to the 'Lady Juliana' transport. She was described as being 28 years old
Sent to Norfolk Island from Port Jackson.
1789 - Folllowing a number of Petty thefts on board the 'Lady Juliana' and a number of incidents in which Elizabeth abused some of the ship's officers she was compelled to wear a barrell with holes cut for her head and limbs (this was referred to as a wooden jacket). She was released from this after tiring of it's weight and awkwardness and promised amendment of her behaviour. Just a few days later she was again in trouble and was ordered a dozen lashes with the cat'o'nine tails
August 1790 - Sent to Norfolk Island. Shortly after arriving on Norfolk Island she began living with First Fleet convict John HALL on a one acre farm near Sydney Town (the Island's main settlement)
1794 - Listed as married and childless
26 December 1807 - Left Norfolk Island, with her husband, on the 'Porpoise', bound for Van Diemens Land. Elizabeth's husband was granted 50 acres at at Queenborough, Hobart shortly after arrival

20 November 1817 - Elizabeth's husband John died
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