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Mary Mcwilliams

Mary McWilliams, one of 87 convicts transported on the Lord Wellington, May 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Mcwilliams
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: No details
Convicted at: Cumberland (City of Carlisle) Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lord Wellington
Departure date: May, 1819
Arrival date: 20th January, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 124 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 161 (82)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

1820 - On list of convicts disembarked from the “Lord Wellington” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution; with female child. Comments: Per “Lord Wellington” 1820
Page: 212. Child is aged 8 years

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th September, 2020 wrote:

1820 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842

Name: Mary McWilliams
Date of conviction: 11 Jan 1819. Place of Conviction: Carlisle. Sentence; 7 years
Vessel: Lord Wellington
Age: 40
Birth Year: abt 1780

1821 - Ticket of Leave

1826. 12 Jan. Certificate of Freedom. No; 38/4715.
Native Place; Co Down
Calling; Servant
Age; 46
Height; 5 ft. 2 inches
Complexion; Ruddy
Hair. Brown
Eyes; Hazel

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th September, 2020 made the following changes:

surname: Mcwilliams (prev. McWilliams), gender: f

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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