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Bryan Mckelvey

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Bryan Mckelvey
Aliases: Bryant Mckelvey
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Farmers man
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cawdry
Departure date: 1826
Arrival date: 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 13 other convicts


Primary source: Prisoner Index. 1791-1873. Sydney Gazette, 12 May 1829.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 18th November, 2020 wrote:

Runaways Apprehended.
M’Kelvey Bryant, Cawdry, from Hyde Park Barrack.
Sydney Gazette, 12 May 1829.

Prisoner Index. 1791-1873.
Bryn McKelivey, Candry, 1826, Certificate of Freedom, Date: 14 May 1829.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Cawdry - 1826.
Indent No; 1
Name; Bryan McKelvey
Age; 25 [1801/2]
Single. Native Place; Donegal.
Trade or calling; Farming man
Offence; Base Coin
Remarks; Assigned; J Spearing of Five Islands
New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, Cawdry
Trial where & Date; Ceylon - 9 Feb 1822
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 10 3/4 in
Eyes; Lt. Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion: Ruddy

1826 - Sydney Goal Entrance Book. Ordered to work in irons for 3 months

1828 - General Muster. No; 8322. Bryan McEliver. Catholic. D Redfern, Airds. G. S.  ** spelling as per register **

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 18th November, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: Prisoner Index. 1791-1873. Sydney Gazette, 12 May 1829. (prev. ), firstname: Bryan, surname: Mckelvey, alias1: Bryant Mckelvey, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m,

Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th March, 2021 made the following changes:

term: 7 years, date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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