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Davis, Mary Ann (1787–1862)

Mary Ann Rogers was sentenced, in the Dorset Gaol Delivery, on the 12 March 1807, to life transportation, for stealing from the house of John Parker of Chickerell, money, notes and bills, to the value of nineteen pounds, twelve shillings, and sixpence.

She arrived in Sydney on 15 November 1808 aboard the "Speke".

She married Joseph Davis in 1812.

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  • Rogers, Mary Ann

Chickerell, Dorset, England


3 June, 1862 (aged ~ 75)
Sackville, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: life