Mary Granger (1821–)

MARY GRANGER was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey, London on 1 January 1838 and sentenced to ten years transportation per John Renwick (1) (1838) for stealing a handkerchief. In the colony, MARY was a Parramatta Female Factory inmate. In 1839, she gave birth to CATHERINE GRANGER at the Factory, but CATHERINE would only live to the age of four months.


Names

  • Alternate: MARY GRAINGER

Timeline

  • Born: 1821
  • Tried and convicted: 1 January 1838, Old Bailey, England
  • Sentenced to ten years transportation: 1838, Old Bailey, England
  • Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per John Renwick (1): 3 May 1838, Downs
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per John Renwick (1): 27 August 1838, Port Jackson
  • Daughter CATHERINE GRANGER born: 1 October 1839, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Daughter CATHERINE GRANGER baptised: 6 October 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
  • Daughter CATHERINE GRANGER died: 28 November 1839, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Daughter CATHERINE GRANGER buried: 30 November 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Sources

  • Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0), 1 January 1838, trial of MARY GRANGER (t18380101-332), accessed 19 October 2018.
  • Parish Baptism Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
  • The Digital Panopticon (https://www.digitalpanopticon.org/, version 1.1), Mary Granger Life Archive (ID: obpdef1-332-18380101), accessed 19 October 2018.

Lists

# Convict

# Trial Place: Old Bailey

# Punishment: Ten Years Transportation

# Ship: John Renwick (1) (1838)

# Parramatta Female Factory