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Acton, Sarah (1766–1795)

Sarah Acton was sentenced to seven years transportation for stealing 10 suckling pigs valued at 20 shillings. She arrived in Sydney in 1790 aboard the Lady Juliana as part of the Second Fleet.

She died on 25/12/1795 at Norfolk Island.

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'Acton, Sarah (1766–1795)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/acton-sarah-27667/text35216, accessed 23 April 2018.

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Birth

1766
England

Death

25 December 1795
Norfolk Island, Australia

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