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Mary Moody (1805–1874)

Mary Brady (nee Brown), a country servant, was sentenced to life transportation for robbery. She had two previous convictions. She arrived in Sydney in 1829 aboard the Edward. She was assigned to James Lamb of Wallis Plains upon her arrival.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Brown, Mary
  • Brady, Mary
  • Browne, Mary

Sligo, Ireland


18 October, 1874 (aged ~ 69)
Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

effusion of the brain

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Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: life