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Mary Ann Barber

Mary Ann Barber, one of 73 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 31 August 1826

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Ann Barber
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 2nd January, 1827
Age: 24 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Somerset Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 31st August, 1826
Arrival date: 3rd January, 1827
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 71 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 61 (32)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Judith Wood on 27th October, 2014 wrote:

Died at sea.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 wrote:

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856
Name; Child of Barber
Treatment Year: 1826. 17th Nov.
Treatment Place: United Kingdom
Nature of the Disease; Vaccinated
23rd Nov. No Particular appearance presented itself
26th Nov. Repeated the Vaccination but with out effect.

Convict Changes History

Judith Wood on 27th October, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd January, 1827 (prev. 0000)

Ann Marie Gould on 22nd May, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: f, crime

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