Hannah Stewart (1810–)

Irish convict woman tried and convicted in Antrim, Ireland in 1840 for stealing cheese and sentenced to seven years transportation per Margaret (3) (1840). At the time of her convicted she was a married woman with three children (one son and two daughters). Later on in the colony she was incarcerated at the Parramatta Female Factory where she gave birth to JOHN STEWART.


Names

  • Alternate: HANNAH STEWARD
  • Alternate: HANNAH STUART

Timeline

  • Born: 1810, Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland
  • Tried and convicted for stealing cheese: 1840, Antrim, Ireland
  • Sentenced to seven years transportation
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Margaret (3): 30 April 1840, Dublin, Ireland
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Margaret (3): 17 August 1840, Port Jackson, New South Wales

Occupation

  • General House servant

Religion

  • Protestant

Description

  • Prior convictions: (1) 4 months

Sources


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