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Mary Brien

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Brien
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Country servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland. Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blackfriar
Departure date: 24th January, 1851
Arrival date: 29th May, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 188 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON41-1-30,269,16,L,80.
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th December, 2013 wrote:

Mary Brien was convicted at Co. Cork on 25/09/1850 for stealing clothes. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)on the ‘Blackfriar’, arriving 29/05/1851.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th December, 2013 wrote:

Mary Brien:
Roman Catholic; country servant; 5’1”; aged 24yrs; dark complexion; dk brown hair; Hazel eyes.
Native Place- Co. Cork
Father - Donald
Mother - Ellen
Brothers - Charles, Morgan & Michael.

Assignments of service in Colony:
New Town Farm; Hobart district; House of Correction, Hobart; New Norfolk; Hamilton & Macquarie Plains.

Ticket of Leave 25/04/1854

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th December, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1827, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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