Esther ABRAHAMS

Family name(s) ABRAHAMS
Given name(s) Esther
Alternate name(s)
Sex Female
Occupation Milliner
Age when departed England 20
Trial date 30 August 1786
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Stealing lace
Value of crimes 50 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Prince of Wales
Date left colony
Date of Death 26 August 1846

Notes

Jewish. Travelled with daughter (1787-1837).De facto and later legal wife of Lt George Johnston of the Marines.Described by her grandson as “always a stirring industrious woman”.