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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: 1819
Occupation: Painter & glazier
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 7 years

Crime: Stealing a snuff box
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Kinnear
Departure date: 10th July, 1842
Arrival date: 23rd October, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 172 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Records.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 24th January, 2022 wrote:

Kinnear Indent: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON14-1-17$init=CON14-1-17P4 and https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON14-1-17$init=CON14-1-17P5
6665. John Browne, Tried at Dublin City, 23 April 1842, 7 years, age 23, height 5ft 3, catholic, can read and write, single.  Offence: Stealing a silver snuff box, p. Thos Henry Gunn. Once for Burglary 3 mos – 6 mos for similar offence; 6 mos for similar offence. Surgeon’s Report: Good. Trade, Painter & Glazier Imp. Native place, Dublin. Remarks: F, Timothy, M, Catherine – 2 B, Thos at Ireland – James a soldier.


Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-28$init=CON33-1-28p7
Again convicted. Ref 10/5416.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 24th January, 2022 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Records. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Browne, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1819, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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