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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: 1810
Occupation: 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 clothes
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Diamond
Departure date: 29th November, 1837
Arrival date: 29th March, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 158 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Printed Indentures.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 24th June, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Mary Brien was 27 years old.  She could not read or write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Tipperary.  She was a thorough servant.  Mary was convicted of stealing a coat on 1 June 1837 at Limerick City and sentenced to 7 years transportation.  She had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: height 5 feet 7 inches; complexion ruddy and freckled; hair dark brown and eyes grey.  Transport number 79.  Prisoner number 78-38.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 24th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Printed Indentures. (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: Brien, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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