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John Brien

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Brien
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin City
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Isabella Watson
Departure date: 2nd May, 1842
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 28 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives on line.
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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 wrote:

16 July 1850: Application for permission to marry - to Ann HOWARD (transported per the ‘Cadet’ ship). Approved. (ref 52/1/3 pg 29)

8 Aug 1850: Marriage - John BRIEN, aged 23 yrs, blacksmith to Ann HOWARD aged 23 yrs, servant at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Hobart. (ref. 37/1/9 no. 515)

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 29th April, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 15 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1827, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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