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Mary Perkin

Mary Perkin, one of 151 convicts transported on the Edward, 23 April 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Perkin
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Devon Session Peace
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Edward
Departure date: 23rd April, 1834
Arrival date: 4th September, 1834
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 343 (173)
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

Greg Kent on 13th April, 2015 wrote:

Married John Smith on 17 March 1836 at Congregational Church NEW TOWN Tasmania
Had 5 children by him:
Mary Ann Smith born 18 May 1842
John Smith Born 9 February 1844
Henry Smith Born 21 May 1845 Died 3 November 1917 Pedder Street NEW TOWN Hobart
William Perkin Smith Born 27 November 1846 Died 6 July 1917 222 Elizabeth Street Hobart
Thomas Conelly Smith Born 10 July 1852

Convict Changes History

Greg Kent on 13th April, 2015 made the following changes:

gender: f

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