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Burkitt, Martha
Entry 350 Sex: F Alias: VALENTINE, Martha/ Patence; Pacence
Born: Abt 1756 at :
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Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Lady Penrhyn - 1788
Crime: Pickpocket - theft of a handkerchief, 6/- and a sixpenny rule Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Middlesex Old Bailey Trial Date: 30 Aug. 1786

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No of Marriages/Partners 1 No of Children 0
Entry Partners Name Marriage Date Marriage Place FGS
431 Davis, James 13 Feb. 1788 Sydney Cove, NSW

Other Names - Mary, Patience, Pacence. VALENTINE
She gave her name as Patience when she married.
2 Oct. 1788 - Sent to Norfolk Island, along with her husband, on the 'Golden Grove'. Martha's husband James left Norfolk Island in Sep. 1792 on board the 'Atlantic'. Although there is no record of him returning to the Island later records, in 1794, recorded her as living with a James or John Davis.
Jan. 1802 - Martha left Norfolk Island on the 'Harrington', bound for Sydney.

No later record of Martha has been traced

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