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John Browne

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Browne
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland. Waterford
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Archduke Charles
Departure date: 15th May, 1812
Arrival date: 16th February, 1813
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 201 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convicts to NSW 1788-1848.
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Maureen Withey on 20th February, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
John Browne, alias Brown,  age on arrival, 25, per Archduke Charles (1813), Tried Waterford Co., 1811, Life.  DOB, 1788.  Spouse: m Unknown.


NSW Convicts Index, 1791-1873.
John Browne, Archduke Charles, 1813, Conditional Pardon, 16 July 1818.


Colonial Secretary Index.

BROWN, John. Per “Archduke Charles”, 1813.

1818 Jul 13 - Working at Bathurst (Reel 6065; 4/1798 p.97)
1820 Jul - Of Minto. Memorial (Fiche 3015; 4/1823 No.85 pp.192-3)


NSW 1828 Census Index.
John Browne, age 44, C.P. per Archduke Charles, 1813, Life, catholic, Settler, Minto district. Has 192 acres of land, 100 of which are cleared, and 60 cultivated. Has 2 horses and 20 cattle.
Ann Browne, age 37, G.S. per John Bull, 1821, 14 years, catholic.
Samuel Browne, age 10, B.C.
Margaret Browne, age 3, B.C.
Mary A. Browne, age 2, BC.
William Browne, age 9 months, BC.


Colonial Secretary’s Letters relating to Land.
John Brown, per Archduke Charles, Start date: 1830, End Date: 1834.

Maureen Withey on 20th February, 2021 wrote:

From census information it is possible that John Browne married Ann Morrison, per John Bull, who appears to be the only person named Ann, who was serving a 14 year sentence.

Convict Changes History

Keith South on 9th October, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: Irish Convicts to NSW 1788-1848. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Browne, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupation, crime

Maureen Withey on 20th February, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, gender: m

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