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Thomas O'brien

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Name, Aliases & Gender

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

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1785
Occupation: Stonemason
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: August, 1823
Arrival date: 16th December, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 81 other convicts


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

Maureen Withey on 25th May, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Thomas O’Brien, age on arrival, 38, Isabella I (3) 1823, Tried at Ennis, Clare Co. 7 years, DOB, 1785, native of Limerick Co. Stone mason.


Colonial Secretary Index.

O’BRIAN, Thomas. Per “Isabella”, 1823.

1824 Jul 6
Petition for free passage for his wife and six children (Fiche 3287; 4/1112.1A pp.267-73). Reply, 22 Jul (Reel 6013; 4/3512 p.52)


1828 Census Index.
Thomas O’Brien, age 50, T.L. Isabella, 1823, 7 years, catholic, Stonemason, Clarence Street, Sydney.
Jane O’Brien, age 50, CF, Sir Jos. Banks, 1828, protestant, and children, all came free in 1828 per Sir Jos. Banks, and listed as protestant: Margaret, 18, Eliza, 15, Thomas, 13, Mary, 11,  and John, 10.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 25th May, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: O'brien, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1785, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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