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Maurice O'brien

Maurice O'Brien, one of 320 convicts transported on the John Barry, 07 September 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Maurice O'brien
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: 26th December, 1838
Age: 23 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Brecon Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: John Barry
Departure date: 7th September, 1835
Arrival date: 17th January, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 320 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 137 (71)
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th July, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. Annotated Printed Indentures 1836

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. Annotated Printed Indentures 1836
No; 36-13 8
Native Place: County Kerry
Date of Trial: August 1835
Calling; Sawyer
Height; 5 Ft 7 1/2
Complexion: Ruddy Freckled
Hair: Light Brown
Eyes; Blue

General Remarks; Died 26 December 1838. Goal Hospital Bathurst

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th July, 2020 made the following changes:

surname: O'brien (prev. O'Brien), date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 26th December, 1838 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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