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Ann Gregg

Ann Gregg, one of 101 convicts transported on the Lucy Davidson, 10 July 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Gregg
Aliases: Mary Ann Greig, Grey, Greigh, Mary Ann Hunt/hunter
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 15th February, 1807
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 19th May, 1887
Age: 80 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Nottingham (Borough of Newark Upon Trent) Session of Peace and Gaol delivery
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lucy Davidson
Departure date: 10th July, 1829
Arrival date: 29th November, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 100 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 109 (57)
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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D Wong on 24th October, 2014 wrote:

Ann Gregg, also known as Mary Ann Hunt/Hunter was 23 years old on arrival in NSW.

Ann was illiterate, 5’2” tall, ruddy and pock pitted complexion, freckled, brown hair, hazel eyes, scar of a cut on top of her forehead left side.

Ann was married to John Gregg and had 2 children, only 1 child accompanied her on the voyage.

1829: Assigned to John Redman, Sydney.
27/4/1831: Sentenced to 3 months at the Female Factory at Parramatta, 3rd Class by the Maitland Bench.
3/11/1831: Absconded from John Redman, Sydney.

1/3/1832: Absconded from Thomas Hobby of Penrith, 2nd time of running.

1837: Assigned to James Evans, Bathurst.

20/11/1838: TOL

April 1840: Permission to marry James Budge (listed as Bridge) aged 30 per ‘Hoogley’, Ann was aged 34.

7/6/1843: COF

20/7/1843: Married James Budge (Hoogley 1828) at Holy Trinity Church of England, Kelso.  They had 6 children, William b1835, Sarah Anne b1837, Elizabeth b1839, Catherine b1841, John b 1844, Henry b1846 – 4 children were born before they married.

19/5/1887: Mary Ann died and was buried in the Budge Family Vault at All Saints Church of England, Kelso, NSW.

James died on 5/7/1883 and was buried with Mary Ann.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th August, 2021 wrote:

Death of Child;
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, St John’s Parramatta. Year 1830
No; 450
Name;  Ann Gregg
Abode; Parramatta
When Buried; 1830, 21 February
Age; 2 months
Ships Name; Mother per Lucy Davidson
Quality or profession; Convicts Child Factory

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 24th October, 2014 made the following changes:

alias1: Mary Ann Greig, alias2: Grey, alias3: Greigh, alias4: Mary Ann Hunt/hunter, date of birth: 15th February, 1807 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th May, 1887 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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