Catherine PRIOR

Family name(s) PRIOR, FRYER
Given name(s) Catherine
Alternate name(s)
Sex Female
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 24
Trial date 20 March 1786
Trial place Exeter, Devon
Crimes Highway robbery
Value of crimes 32 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Charlotte
Date left colony 1793
Date of Death September 1793


Partners in the original crime were Mary Braund and Mary Haydon.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “tolerably decent and orderly”. Gave birth to child on 14 November 1787 (d 18 March 1788) probably the son of John Arscott.