Elizabeth Hampton (1799–1830)

ELIZABETH HAMPTON was an Irish convict woman who was tried and convicted in Dublin Ireland in 1827 for stealing a watch and sentenced to seven years transportation per Edward (1) (1827). At the time of her conviction she was married with one child. She died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in an unmarked grave in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 7 June 1830.


Names

  • Alias: ELIZABETH DELANEY

Timeline

  • Born: 1799, Dublin, Ireland
  • Tried and convicted of stealing a watch: 1827, Dublin, Ireland
  • Sentenced to seven years transportation: 1827, Dublin, Ireland
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Edward (1): 1 January 1829, Cork, Ireland
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Edward (1): 28 April 1829, Port Jackson
  • Died: c. 7 June 1830, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 7 June 1830, in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta unknown.

Religion

  • Catholic

Multimedia

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The small building to the left of the big blue doors was the “dead house” at the Parramatta Female Factory. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)

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Lists

# Convict

# Irish

# Ship: Edward (1) (1829)

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Place of Death: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1830

# Grave: unmarked