SUSAN SMITH was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Norfolk Sessions, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England on 25 January 1813 and sentenced to fourteen years transportation per Wanstead (1814). On arrival in the colony, she was sent to the first Parramatta Female Factory, i.e. the Factory Above the Gaol, which was located at present-day Prince Alfred Square, Parramatta, including land now occupied by the Riverside Theatres.
- Alias: SUSAN CROW
- Alias: SUSAN WITTON
- Tried and convicted: 25 January 1813, Norfolk Sessions, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England
- Sentenced to fourteen years transportation: 1813, Norfolk Sessions, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England
- Sailed to the colony of New South Wales per Wanstead: 24 August 1813, Spithead, England
- Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Wanstead: 9 January 1814, Port Jackson, New South Wales
- Forwarded to the first Parramatta Female Factory, the Factory Above the Gaol: 13 January 1814, Factory Above the Gaol, (present-day Prince Alfred Square, Parramatta).
- New South Wales Government, Copies of letters sent within the Colony, Series 937, Reels 6004-6016, (State Records Authority of New South Wales, Kingswood, New South Wales, Australia).
# Trial Place: Norfolk Sessions
# Punishment: Fourteen Years Transportation
# Ship: Wanstead (1814)
# Factory Above the Gaol
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