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life span was 60 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th June, 2013 wrote:
N.B. There are two Bridget Brien’s on this voyage. These details are for identifier no. 2.
Convicted at Waterford for stealing a hen. Previous convictions. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land arriving 24/02/1853.
Native Place: Waterford
Country servant; age 34yrs; 5’; dark complexion; black hair; blue eyes; Roman Catholic.
Recorded as single but with 2 children - 1 on board.
Assignments in Hobart.
Child John Brian admitted to Queens Orphanage on 2/3/1853, aged 4yrs. Mother - Bridget Brien. Father - James Farrell.
Bridget married Thomas Bridgeman at Hobart 3/4/1854 (ref. 531/1854-37).
Child John released to mother’s care on 29/7/1853.
Ticket of Leave 2/1/1855
Ticket of Leave revoked 9/10/1855
Ticket of Leave restored 20/10/1857
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th June, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime