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Mary Finch

Mary Finch, one of 118 convicts transported on the Henry Wellesley, 23 September 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Finch
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Country servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Man robbery
Convicted at: Kent QuarterSession
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Wellesley
Departure date: 23rd September, 1835
Arrival date: 7th February, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 119 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 165 (85)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 59
Age; 28
Unable to Read & write, Protestant, Married
Native Place; Kent
Trade; Cook, laundry maid and all work country

Height; 5 ft. 1 in
Complexion; Ruddy & little pock pitted
Hair; Brown Light
Eyes; Grey

Certificate of Freedom - 42/1234

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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