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Elizabeth Whalan (1781–1866)

Elizabeth Berry was sentenced to seven years transportation for theft. She arrived in Sydney in 1803 aboard the Glatton and, about 3 weeks later, was assigned as a domestic servant to Charles Whalan. They married on 19 March 1810.

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  • Berry, Elizabeth

Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England


25 October, 1866 (aged ~ 85)
Hartley, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years