Elizabeth Morton (1805–)

ELIZABETH MORTON was a convict woman who was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey and transported for seven years per Henry Wellesley (1) (1836). In the colony, she was incarcerated at the Parramatta Female Factory where she gave birth to MARTHA MORTON.


Timeline

  • Born: 1805, London, England
  • Tried and convicted: 15 June 1835, Old Bailey, London, England
  • Sentenced to seven years transportation: 1835, London, England
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Henry Wellesley (1): 7 October 1835
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Henry Wellesley (1): 7 February 1836, Port Jackson, New South Wales
  • Daughter MARTHA MORTON born: 11 December 1839, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Daughter MARTHA MORTON baptised: 13 December 1839, St. John’s Church, Parramatta
  • Daughter MARTHA MORTON died: 21 February 1840, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Daughter MARTHA MORTON buried: 22 February 1840, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

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# Convict

# Trial Place: Old Bailey

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Henry Wellesley (1) (1836)

# Parramatta Female Factory