was a servant, aged 28 when she was convicted of grand larceny at Worcester in 1785, and
sentenced to seven years' transportation. Shortly before sailing on the Lady Penhryn,
she gave birth to a son, William, who was described by Surgeon Bowes as 'likely to do well'.
However, the boy died on 26 May 1788 at Sydney Cove. Abell had married Thomas Tilley on 4 May 1788, but she died on 21 July.
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