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life span was 53 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
17th March, 1836
4th June, 1836
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||New South Wales
Travelled with 14 other convicts
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Maureen Withey on 9th January, 2020 wrote:
The Mary departed Calcutta 17th March and arrived Port Jackson on 4th June 1836, bringing 14,000 bushels of wheat and fifteen prisoners of the Crown.
The convicts had all formerly been soldiers and most were originally from Ireland although Walter Boyce and John Elliott were from England.
Private Patrick Brett, no. 494 of 31 regiment of foot.
Tried at Kurnaul, drunkenness and mutinous conduct, transported for 7 years, never convicted before, can both read and write, single,
victualler, 27 yrs, 5’8’‘, pale, dark brown, good.
Report of Gaoler at Calcutta., March 1836:
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 9th January, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/india-mary.html (prev. ), firstname: Patrick, surname: Brett, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, cri