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Mary Holt

Mary Holt, one of 89 convicts transported on the Brothers, 20 November 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Holt
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Brothers
Departure date: 20th November, 1823
Arrival date: 5th April, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 89 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 108. Tasmanian Archives.
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

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.

VDL:
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

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