Catherine Leison

Evidence Type: Newspaper Report
23 December 1841

COUNTRY NEWS

WINDSOR, Dec. 18.—The Court of Requests, which was opened on the 14th, terminated the following day about five o’clock. There were 301 cases altogether, including those which were continued from September last.

On Thursday, the 16th, the Court of Quarter Sessions was opened, and fifteen cases were disposed of as follows:—

CATHERINE LEISON, charged with stealing from the pocket of MARY ANN JEFFREYS, residing near Richmond, the sum of 3s., was sentenced six months in factory, every fourth week in solitary confinement.


See Original: “COUNTRY NEWS,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 – 1848), Thursday 23 December 1841, p.3