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Martin, Abraham (1761–1811)

Abraham Martin was sentenced to seven years transportation for stealing an iron gate and fence, worth 70 shillings, belonging to a dwelling house. He arrived in Sydney in 1788 aboard the Charlotte as part of the First Fleet.

He married Elizabeth Allen in 1792 and in 1794 was granted 30 acres in Prospect Hill. By 1800 he was living with Mary Edwards. In 1806 his occuption was recorded as charcoal burner. He was buried on 11 May 1811 in Sydney.

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'Martin, Abraham (1761–1811)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/martin-abraham-27953/text35699, accessed 7 December 2019.

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