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Reibey, Mary (1777–1855)

businesswoman and trader

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Mary Reibey, c.1835

Mary Reibey, c.1835

State Library of New South Wales, 432092

Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Raby, Mary
  • Rabey, Mary
  • Reiby, Mary
  • Burrow, James
  • Haydock, Mary

12 May, 1777
Bury, Lancashire, England


30 May, 1855 (aged 78)
Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death


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Passenger Ship
Key Organisations
Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years
Court: Staffordshire
Trial Date: 21 July 1790


Left the colony: Yes