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Ann Howard

Ann Howard, one of 150 convicts transported on the Cadet, 10 November 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ann Howard
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Salop. Shrewsbury Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 10th November, 1848
Arrival date: 12th April, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 149 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 353 (178)
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:

16 July 1850: Application for permission to marry - Ann HOWARD (per Cadet) to John BRIEN (per Isabella Watson.) Approved.

8 Aug 1850: Marriage - at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Hobart to John BRIEN. (ref. 37/1/9 no. 515).

Link to husband’s record - https://convictrecords.com.au/convicts/edit/129689

Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 wrote:

Hannah BRIEN born Hobart 16 Aug 1852. Father - John BRIEN, blacksmith, Argyle St. Hobart. Mother - Ann HOWARD. (Ref. 33/1/4 no. 1592)

John BRIEN born Hobart on 17 Dec 1854. Father - John BRIEN, shoesmith, Melville St Hobart. Mother - Ann HOWARD (incorrectly indexed as “Horwood”). Ref. 33/1/5 no. 1666.

Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 wrote:

Anna BRIEN died at hospital, Hobart on 14 March 1854 (dysentry) blacksmith’s child, aged 1 yr . Father - John BRIEN, Melville St. Hobart. (Most likely the Hannah BRIEN that was born). ref. 35/1/4 no. 1033)

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 1st January, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: f

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