Family name(s) BRAUND
Given name(s) Mary
Alternate name(s)
Sex Female
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 20
Trial date 20 March 1786
Trial place Exeter, Devon
Crimes Highway robbery
Value of crimes 32 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Charlotte
Date left colony March 1791
Date of Death


Partners in the original crime were Mary Haydon and Catherine Fryer. Report from Dunkirk was “tolerably decent and orderly”. Gave birth to child (d 6 May 1792) fathered by William Bryant in September 1787. Described in 1792 as “middle stature, marked with smallpox, one knee bent but is not lame, age twenty five, height five feet four inches, grey eyes, brown hair and sallow complexion”. Received free pardon in May 1793 on her return to England.