Suffolk, United Kingdom
- 13 May 1819
- Convict, Midwife and Nurse
Margaret Catchpole was sentenced to transport for life, and arrived in Sydney in December 1801. She worked as a cook in the house of the commissary, John Palmer, and later as a midwife and nurse. She was granted an absolute pardon in 1814.
Sources used to compile this entry: Lynravn, Joan, 'Catchpole, Margaret (1762-1819)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A010200b.htm.