Family name(s) HARRISON
Given name(s) Mary
Alternate name(s)
Sex Female
Occupation Silk winder
Age when departed England 34
Trial date 19 October 1785
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Assault and malicious damage
Value of crimes 10 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Lady Penrhyn
Date left colony
Date of Death


One of a pair of “abandoned characters” who threw some kind of acid on a woman saying “there are so many sly whores now it is impossible for a public whore to get her living”. Partner in the original crime was Charlotte Springmore.