Convict woman incarcerated at the Parramatta Female Factory.
PRINCIPAL SUPERINTENDENT OF CONVICTS’ OFFICE, Sydney, February 3, 1826.
The undermentioned Prisoners having absented themselves from their respective Employments, and some of them at large with false Certificates, all Constables and others are hereby required to use their utmost Exertions in lodging them in safe Custody: —
- Williamson Mary Ann, Mariner, 35, County Tyrone, 5 feet 1 and a half, dark grey eyes, brown hair, much freckled comp. from Female Factory, Parramatta.
Any person harbouring, concealing, or maintaining any of the said Absentees, will be prosecuted for the Offence.
F.A. HELY, J.P and Principal Superintendent of Convicts
See Original: “THE SELECTOR. CHOICE EXTRACTS FROM NEW WORKS,” Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 – 1842), Saturday 4 February 1826, p.4
# Second Female Factory