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Elizabeth Catherine Wilson (1774–1814)

Elizabeth Catherine Mooney was sentenced to seven years transportation. She arrived in Sydney in 1791 as part of the Third Fleet aboard the Mary Ann. She married John Colethread on 15 September 1793. Following his death she lived with William Wilson.  She married Wilson (her name is registered as Catherine Coultherd in the bdm) on 10 September 1811 at St Philip's Church, Sydney.

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Alternative Names
  • Mooney, Elizabeth Catherine
  • Colethread, Elizabeth Catherine
  • Coultherd, Elizabeth Catherine



May, 1814 (aged ~ 40)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: unknown
Sentence: 7 years