Martha Best ( Convict "Indispensable- 1796")

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Martha Best (Chamberlain), convict "Indispensible" 1796

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Castle Hill, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Place of Burial: Parramatta, NSW, Australia
Immediate Family:

Wife of George Best, convict "William and Ann" 1791
Mother of Robert Best; Thomas Best; George 2 Best; Mary Beckett; Elizabeth Power and 6 others

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About Martha Best ( Convict "Indispensable- 1796")

She was found guilty in 1795 at Middlesex, England, of stealing goods to the value of 39 shillings, but not guilty of breaking and entering. She was sentenced to seven years. She was listed as a single woman aged 21 and her native place as St Giles Parish, Middlesex.

She was a convict aboard The Ship Indispensable which sailed from United Kingdom in 1796 and arrived in Sydney, NSW on 30 April 1796 under Master Wilkinson.

Martha Chamberlain and George Best appeared on the census of 1828 at NSW, Australia. They are shown as settlers living at Seven Hills.

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Martha Best ( Convict "Indispensable- 1796")'s Timeline

1775
1775
United Kingdom
1797
March 14, 1797
Age 22
Toongabbie, Sydney, NSW, Australia
1799
June 20, 1799
Age 24
1801
November 29, 1801
Age 26
1803
October 3, 1803
Age 28
Castle Hill, NSW
1806
1806
Age 31
1809
January 26, 1809
Age 34
1810
February 11, 1810
Age 35
1812
August 26, 1812
Age 37