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Mary Ann Butterworth
Mary Ann Butterworth, one of 170 convicts transported on the Sea Queen, 08 May 1846
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Mary Ann Butterworth
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 58
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Tony Beale on 12th December, 2020 wrote:
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Transported age 12 for stealing wearing apparel 4’6” brown hair light brown eyes from Blackburn
Surgeons report “bad obstinate and at times if spoken to makes use of very bad expressions - has been punished for such”
History of absconding and given various amounts of time with hard labour. In 1849 was in the Factory in Hobart and not allowed into service in hobart. At one point sent into the interior. 29/7/1850 guilty of larceny under 5 pounds and given an extra 12 months on original sentence. 1851 absconding 4 months hard labour in Launceston
in 1849 was employed by Thomas Bakewell of Brisbane Street and was paid 5 pounds for 2 months work and 6 pounds for a further 2 months work
16/5/1850 Charles Kurslake Launceston 7 pounds for 2 months work
22/11/1851 9 pounds for 12 months work with rev F Brownrigg Cascades
Convict Changes History
Tony Beale on 12th December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1833 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime