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Mary O'brien

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary O'brien
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: House duties
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Vagrancy
Convicted at: Kings County
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Thomas Harrison
Departure date: 19th February, 1836
Arrival date: 9th June, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 111 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Annotated Printed Indentures 1836
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Community Contributions

Tony Beale on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

From Co Kilkenny Ireland roman catholic widow could not read or write had 2 female children on board youngest 2 1/2 5’ 0 3/4” brown and freckled complexion brown with grey hair hazel eyes

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856 for Mary O’Brien Thomas Harrison
1836 24 Jan - 1836 23 Jun Mary Obrien age 6.5 years contracted measles along with many other children on board. She spent nearly a month in hospital and survived. Ellen O’brien age 4 also contracted measles, spent a month in hospital and survived. There is no other Obrien on board. These two children may belong to another. See paper entry below :
The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) View title info Fri 10 Jun 1836
Shipping Intelligence.
ARRIVALS.
June 9. — The ship Thomas Harrison, Thomas Harrison, master, from Cork, with 112
female prisoners, and 29 children, and 11
free women, wives of prisoners, and 24 children. Surgeon Superintendent, H. G. Brock, Esq. R. N.

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Annotated Printed Indentures 1836 (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: O'brien, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1806, date of death:

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