Margaret Doyle (1807–1833)

MARGARET DOYLE was an Irish convict woman tried and convicted in Dublin, Ireland in 1830 for stealing a shawl and sentenced to seven years transportation per Palambam (1831). MARGARET died at the Parramatta Female Factory in 1833.


Timeline

  • Born: 1807, Dublin, Ireland
  • Tried and convicted for stealing a shawl: 1830, Dublin, Ireland
  • Sentenced to seven years transportation: 1830, Dublin, Ireland
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Palambam: 23 March 1831, Cork, Ireland
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Palambam: 31 July 1831, Port Jackson, New South Wales
  • Died: c. 7 August 1833, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 7 August 1833, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

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

Occupation

  • Laundress
  • Maid of all work
  • Convict

Description

  • Prior convictions: one

Religion

  • Catholic

Multimedia

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)
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)

Sources


Lists

# Convict

# Irish

# Ship: Palambam (1831)

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Place of Death: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1833

# Grave: unmarked