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Elizabeth Evans (1768–1829)

Elizabeth Dean was sentenced to seven years transportation for stealing linen and other goods. She arrived in Sydney in 1790 aboard the Lady Juliana. She married Anthony Bryan on 3 October 1795 but by late 1799 was living with James Evans.

Elizabeth Evans was buried on 28 December 1892 at Sydney; her age was given as 66.

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Alternative Names
  • Dean, Elizabeth
  • Deane, Elizabeth
  • Bryan, Elizabeth



December, 1829 (aged ~ 61)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years