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Mary Holt, one of 89 convicts transported on the Brothers, 20 November 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 108. Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 wrote:
Mary HOLT was convicted at Lancaster, England on 29 March 1823 for uttering forged notes. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Brothers’ 1824.
Married woman, 3 children - 2 onboard with her, 1 at home.
Husband at Ba ...., Lancashire, England.
1827: assigned to J. Evans - absent from service. To be sent to the Female Factory.
1830: Ticket of Leave granted.
1830: charged with living illicitly with a James Miller. Petition for them to be married and agreeing to live apart until decision. Discharged.
31 March 1831: Application for permission to marry - James Miller (transported per ‘Minerva’).
31 July 1831: Reapplied for permission to marry.
1831: charged with harboring a convict. Dismissed.
1859: Ticket of Leave revoked.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 108. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 108), gender: f, crime