Lyons, Sarah
Entry 5229 Sex: F Alias:
Born: 1769 at :
Bapt: at:
Died: 27 July 1837 at: Parramatta, NSW
Buried: -- July 1837 at: St John's cemetery , Parramatta, NSW

Conviction Details

Status on Arrival: Convict Ship: Lady Juliana - 1790
Crime: Steal seven yards of silk from a shop Sentence: 7 years
Tried at: Old Bailey Trial Date: 25 June 1788

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Physical Description

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Known Number of Marriages/Partners 1 Known Number of Children 3
Entry Partners Name Marriage Date Marriage Place FGS
1556 Tunks, William November 1791 Norfolk Island

26 March 1791 - Received 25 lashes for striking and ill-using fellow convict Catherine WHITE. Ralph CLARKE wrote in his diary about Sarah claiming she was a "Damned Bitch"
6 June 1791 - CLARKE sentenced Sarah to 50 lashes for abusing D'Arcy WENTWORTH. She received 16 lashes before WENTWORTH himself stopped the punishment
14 July 1791 - CLARKE sentenced Sarah and three other women to 25 lashes for going to Sydney Town (Norfolk Island's main settlement) without permission
March 1793 - Returned to Sydney on the 'Kitty'
September 1795 - Sarah was described as a Jewess when she gave evidence at a trial of three men charged with burglary

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