Anne Darby

Convict woman incarcerated in the Parramatta Female Factory.


Police Reports

MONDAY, APRIL 11. — ANNE DARBY, prisoner of the crown, charged with having been concerned with accomplices unknown, in robbing her master’s kitchen of certain articles. The suspicions against the prisoner were strengthened by the circumstance of her having left the house during the night, and not returning until an early hour in the morning; no property was forthcoming, and the prisoner was sentenced to the factory for six calendar months.

See Original: “Police Report,” Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 – 1842), Thursday 21 April 1825, p.3

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ANN DARBY, a government serving woman to Mr. CHIPONG, on a charge of being the receiver of those two yards of print, was also fully committed.

See Original:Parramatta Police,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW: 1824 – 1848), Saturday 19 August 1826, p.3

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ANNE DARBY, Government servant to Mr. CHIPONG, (as stated in the Australian of Saturday, 19th ult.) for receiving two yards of print from ARCHIBALD MACCORVAN, a free servant to Mr. FRANCIS, were again brought up—they had been fully committed to the next Quarter Sessions—the one for stealing and the other for receiving. The woman was now sentenced to three months seclusion amongst the third class in the Factory.

See Original: “Police Incidents,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW: 1824 – 1848), Wednesday 6 September 1826, p.3

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ANN DARBY, servant to PONG (Chinese) for receiving stolen property; 3 months to Factory, No. 3.

See Original: “Police Reports: Sydney,” Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 – 1842), Saturday 9 September 1826, p.3


Sources

  • Mysterious Murder,” Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 – 1838), Wednesday 14 December 1831, p.2
  • Police Report,” Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 – 1842), Thursday 21 April 1825, p.3
  • Parramatta Police,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW: 1824 – 1848), Saturday 19 August 1826, p.3
  • Police Incidents,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW: 1824 – 1848), Wednesday 6 September 1826, p.3
  • Police Reports: Sydney,” Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 – 1842), Saturday 9 September 1826, p.3

Lists

# Convict

# Second Female Factory

# Repeat Offender

# Year: 1825

# Year: 1826