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Elizabeth Wreay

Elizabeth Wreay, one of 89 convicts transported on the Brothers, 20 November 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Wreay
Aliases: Wray (alias), Ray
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Cumberland Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 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 107 (55)
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

Jenni McTiernan on 7th December, 2016 wrote:

Involved in a ‘mutiny’ with several other female convicts and sailors(who were covorting after hours). Reported by James Hall the ship surgeon.Travelled with a child born in gaol. Married William Grose a shoemaker in Parramatta and had 10 more children. Died in 1867.

Convict Changes History

Jenni McTiernan on 7th December, 2016 made the following changes:

alias1: Wray (alias) (prev. Wray (Alias)), alias2: Ray, gender: f, crime

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