James Lane and Mary Leary arrived in Van Diemen’s Land (now Tasmania, Australia) from England as convicts; James in 1827, and Mary in 1828.

James and Mary met while both assigned to the same Master for convict service, were married in 1831 in New Norfolk, and raised their family in the Ouse district of Tasmania.


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  1. They are my 4th Great Grandparents. It’s all so fascinating to read, my grandmother was Thelma Jean Lane who is James and Mary (Ann’s) Great Great grand daughter .. William born in V.D.L is her great grandfather – very cool reading – now I just need pics


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