Margaret Stroud (d.1832)

MARGARET STROUD was an English convict who was tried and convicted at the Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery on 6 January 1827 and sentenced to seven years transportation per Harmony (1) (1827). STROUD died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 15 January 1832. Her burial register recorded “By Coroner’s Warrant.”


Timeline

  • Tried and convicted: 6 January 1827, Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery, Kent, England
  • Sentenced to seven years transportation: January 1827, Kent, England
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Harmony (1): 4 June 1827, London, England
  • Arrived in the colony of New South wales per Harmony (1): 27 September 1827, Port Jackson, New South Wales
  • Died: c. 15 January 1832, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 15 January 1832, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

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

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

  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.

Lists

# Convict

# English

# Trial Place: Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Harmony (1) (1827)

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1832