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John Cunningham

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Cunningham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: 3rd October, 1829
Age: 33 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a watch
Convicted at: Ireland, Down
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: August, 1823
Arrival date: 16th December, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 78 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st October, 2020 wrote:

1823 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; John Cunningham
No; 73.
Ship; Isabella. 1823.
Age;  27 Est birth Year; 1796 (Age 30 on Bond Indents)
Native Place; Donnegal
Calling; Soldier & Groom
Offence; Felony watch
Date of Trial: Down County. Spring Assizes 1823
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 4 inches
Complexion; Fresh Freckled
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Brown
Noted against name; Behaved very well on the voyage
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1823 - On list of convicts landed from the “Isabella” and forwarded to Windsor for distribution
No; 39. John Cunningham to John Brabyn Esq.
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1825 - Muster. G. S. D. Ross. Windsor
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1829 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register,
John Cunningham. Ship; Isabella, Age - 40. Died - 3 October 1829. District - Parramatta

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st October, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Cunningham, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1796, date of death: 3rd October, 1829, gender: m,

Penny-Lyn Beale on 6th March, 2021 made the following changes:

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