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Hugh Brash

Hugh Brash, one of 210 convicts transported on the Blenheim, 11 March 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Hugh Brash
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 13th March, 1794
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: 15th April, 1872
Age: 78 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Attempted murder
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 11th March, 1837
Arrival date: 16th July, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 210 other convicts

References

Primary source: Ancestry.com Hugh Brash Birth 13 March- Mid Calder Death 15 April 1872 Bothwell, Tasmania
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

Louise Goode on 23rd August, 2019 wrote:

Married to Martha Gowans 17/12/1814 Mid-Calder, West Lothian, Scotland - Death 1855

Married to Ann Callagan 19/06/1847 Church of Scotland Bothwell, Tasmania officiated by John Robertson.

Convict Changes History

Louise Goode on 23rd August, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 13th March, 1794 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th April, 1872 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Louise Goode on 23rd August, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Ancestry.com Hugh Brash Birth 13 March- Mid Calder Death 15 April 1872 Bothwell, Tasmania (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 9 (6)), date of birth: 13th March, 1794 (prev. 000

Iris Dunne on 23rd August, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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