Attention Internet Explorer User

Your web browser has been identified as Internet Explorer .

In the coming months this site is going to be updated to improve security, accessibility and mobile experience. Older versions of Internet Explorer do not provide the functionality required for these changes and as such your browser will no longer be supported as of September 2020. If you require continued access to this site then you will need to install a different browser such as Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome.

People Australia

  • searches all National Centre of Biography websites
  • searches all National Centre of Biography websites
  • searches all National Centre of Biography websites

Browse Lists:

Buckridge, Eleanor (Ellen) (1765–1843)

Eleanor Gott was sentenced to three years transportation for the theft of various articles. She arrived in Sydney in June 1790 aboard the Neptune as part of the Second Fleet. She married Joseph Wright on 13 December of that year at St Phillip's Church of England, Sydney. Following his death in 1811 she married Daniel Buckridge on 31 March 1812 at St Matthew's Church of England Windsor.

Citation details

'Buckridge, Eleanor (Ellen) (1765–1843)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 9 August 2020.

© Copyright People Australia, 2012

Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Wright, Eleanor
  • Gott, Eleanor
  • Wright, Elinor
  • Buckeridge, Eleanor

26 October 1765
Liverpool, Lancashire, England


28 April 1843
Pitt Town, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage
Religious Influence
Passenger Ship
Key Events