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Mary Ann Price

Mary Ann Price, one of 220 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Sippings [Seppings], 17 March 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Ann Price
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1830
Occupation: Housemaid
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: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Scotland. Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Robert Seppings
Departure date: 17th March, 1852
Arrival date: 7th August, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 221 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 390
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

Donald Reid on 11th December, 2016 wrote:

Mary Ann Price bore twin illegitimate children to an unnamed partner at Brickfields Nursery in Hobart in 1853. (RGD 1853/2516 and RGD 1853/2515) Both children died at Brickfield Nursery (RGD 1853/281 and RGD 1853/282).  Mary Ann Price married fellow convict, William Carrick in Hobart in 1855 (RGD 1855/571).  Date and place of her death is not known.

Iris Dunne on 28th February, 2017 wrote:

Trial 22 December 1851
age on arrival - 22, Crime: Shoplifting cloth, Native place: East Indies brought up in Glasgow, Trade: Housemaid and plain laundress (House maid), Single, Roman Catholic, can read not write, Prior convictions: 2 months and 12 months for the same, height 5 feet 1 1/2, Complexion: sallow, head: medium, Hair: red, Eyebrows: red, Eyes: Blue, deeply freckled
23 March 1853 Absconded - 6 months hard labour
2 July 1853 Delivered illegitimate twins Charles and Mary at Female House of Correction at Hobarton.  Both twins died 12 July 1853
31 October 1854 TOL
5 February 1855 married William Carrick
18 December 1855 C Pardon
22 December 1858 Free by Servitude
March 1870 Tried Hobart Town as Mary Ann Carrick, stealing - 3 years imprisonment Cascades.
Children William Robert Carrick b.5 July 1855 and James Carrick b.24 December 1859 Hobart d.8 July 1939 Hobart.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 28th February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1830 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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