Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Mary Day Underhill

Mary Day Underhill, one of 89 convicts transported on the Brothers, 20 November 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Mary Day Underhill
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Brothers
Departure date: 20th November, 1823
Arrival date: 5th April, 1824
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 89 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 112
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Mary Day Underhill was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Mary Day Underhill?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Paul Edward Corcoran on 15th January, 2014 wrote:

Underhill was convicted, with Thomas Bock, engraver, for administering to a young woman, Ann Yates, an infusion for purposes of procuring a miscarriage. Bock was sent to Van Diemen’s Land on Asia, arriving 19 January 1824. Both Bock and Underhill received a 14-year sentence.

Maureen Withey on 10th March, 2020 wrote:

One of 39 women on board “Brothers” who landed in NSW.
Surgeon’s Comment on Conduct on board during the voyage.

Mary Ann Underhill - extremely good

Maureen Withey on 11th March, 2020 wrote:

Tickets of Leave.
Underhill Mary Day, Brothers 1 ,
Sydney Gazette, 30 July 1829.

Certificate of Freedom obtained during the last week:
Underhill Mary Day, Brothers (1)
Sydney Gazette, 2 Sept 1837.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 10th March, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: f

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au