Mary Elizabeth Merrick, convict

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Mary Elizabeth Merrick (Russell), convict

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Richmond, New South Wales, Australia
Place of Burial: Both Edward and Mary are burried in the family vault at St Peters C of E Richmond, NSW, Australia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Russell and Alice Russell
Wife of Edward John Merrick, Convict
Mother of John A Merrick; Mary Elizabeth Martin; William Merrick; Joseph Merrick; Richard Thomas Merrick and 4 others

Managed by: Susan Mary Rayner (Green) (RYAN)
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About Mary Elizabeth Merrick, convict

Mary Elizabeth Russell was arrested and tried at the Old Bailey on 9 December 1789, for stealing a hank of silk valued at 10 shillings. She was found guilty and sentenced to seven years transportation. She was transported with 150 other female convicts on the Mary Ann (300t) of the Third Fleet, arriving Port jackson on 9 July 1791.

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Mary Elizabeth Merrick, convict's Timeline

January 20, 1765
London, United Kingdom
December 1789
Age 24
London, Greater London, UK
July 9, 1791
Age 26
Mary Ann
December 24, 1791
Age 26
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
February 2, 1793
Age 28
Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
March 14, 1795
Age 30
Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
Age 33
Richmond, NSW, Aust
May 22, 1800
Age 35
Richmond, New South Wales, Australia
Age 36
New South Wales, Australia
Age 39
New South Wales, Australia