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Mary Ann Brown
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Name, Aliases & Gender
||Mary Ann Brown
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd December, 1853
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
Founders and Survivors.
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D Wong on 14th July, 2016 wrote:
This Mary Ann Brown was incorrectly listed as arriving on the Earl of Liverpool which arrived in NSW on 5/4/1831.
Mary Ann Brown was 25 years old on arrival in VDL – her native place was Killarney, Ireland and she was transported for ‘Stealing £2.15.0’
Mary Ann was 5’2 ½” tall, dark brown hair, light blue eyes, fresh freckled complexion.
A widow with 1 child – husband dead 3 years, 1 child in Ireland 4 years old. 12 months on the town.
1832 Muster: Assigned to Mr Wilson
1833 Muster: Assigned to Rev. Mr. Marsdon
1835 Muster: House of Correction.
26/8/1837: Free by servitude.
16/1/1838 Colonial Times, Hobart:
Mary Ann Brown, fully committed for trial for robbing William Dove, of the ‘Scotch
Thistle, of a large sum of money.’ - Found guilty, sentenced to 7 years.
1845: Free Certificate.
19/2/1853: Married Silas Wise (Lord William Bentinck 1838) at Brighton, Tas.
20/4/1853: Departed from Launceston to Melbourne per ‘Yarra Yarra’ with Silas.
3/12/1853: Both Mary Ann and Silas died of injuries they received from the upsetting of a cart at Heathcote, Victoria.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 14th July, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Linctas.
Founders and Survivors. (prev. ), firstname: Mary Ann, surname: Brown, alias1: Browne, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1805, date of death: 3rd December, 1853, gender: f, occupation, crime