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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: 1802
Occupation: Housemaid
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: Stealing money
Convicted at: Ireland. Waterford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Forth II
Departure date: 3rd June, 1830
Arrival date: 12th October, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 119 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 2nd February, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Mary O’Brien, age on arrival, 28, per Forth II (1830), Tried at Waterford, 1829, 7 years, Stealing money,  DOB 1802. Native of Wexford.  Single 1 child.  House maid. Catholic.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st September, 2021 wrote:

1833 - Possible Death Record of Child
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, St John’s Parramatta. Year 1833
No; 741
Name;  Eliza OBrien
Abode; Parramatta
When Buried; 1833, 16 Oct
Age; 7 months
Ships Name; Mother per Forth
Quality or profession; Convicts Child - Factory

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 2nd February, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Mary, surname: O'brien, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1802, date of death: 0000, gender: f, occupation, crime

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