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Ann Brookes (1755–1792)

Ann Brookes was sentenced to 14 years transportation for receiving stolen goods from her daughter. She arrived in Sydney on 14 February 1792 in the same ship as her daughter, the Pitt. She died a few weeks later and was buried on 3 March 1792. Her date of death is not known.

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Alternative Names
  • Brooks, Ann
  • Brooke, Ann

Worcestershire, England


2 March, 1792 (aged ~ 37)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Passenger Ship
Convict Record

Crime: receiving stolen goods
Sentence: 14 years