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Mary Quin, one of 143 convicts transported on the Mary Anne, 16 July 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||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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Dawn Cleary on 1st December, 2019 wrote:
Stealing candles. Previous convictions 15 days, 20 days, 30 days
D Wong on 1st December, 2019 wrote:
National Records of Scotland
Title Trial papers relating to Mary McLeod for the crime of theft, habit and repute, and previous conviction. Tried at High Court, Glasgow
Dates 8 Jan 1839
Accused Mary McLeod, wife of Thomas McLeod, labourer, Bridgegate Street, Glasgow, m.s. Quin, Verdict: Guilty, Verdict Comments: Guilty in terms of own confession, Sentence: Transportation - 7 years Previous convictions: theft.
Mary Quin or McLeod was listed as 26 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Glasgow.
Mary could read, was married with 1 female child, *5’3½” tall, ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, grey eyes, small hairy mole on right side of chin, breast and arms hairy, middle finger of right hand a little contracted*. (From Ancestry Convict Indents - but does not sound right to me - more like a mans description).
No Date: TOL Goulburn - Listed as Mary McLeod.
No Date: At Queanbeyan - Permission to marry James Connor (James Laing 1834)**(Cannot find a James Connor on the James Laing)** he was 21 and had a TOL - Mary was 27, on bond, married, 1 child.
No registration found on the NSW BDM.
Convict Changes History
Dawn Cleary on 1st December, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Convict indents (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 70), alias1: Mcleod (alias) (prev. McLeod (Alias)), crime
D Wong on 1st December, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation