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John Delany

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Delany
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Dealer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Ireland, Waterford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 21st May, 1836
Arrival date: 6th September, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 203 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Printed Annotated Indentures.
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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 2nd September, 2020 wrote:

The Printed Convict Indentures state that John Delany was 28 years old.  He could read and write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Waterford.  He was a dealer.  John was convicted of stealing clothes at Waterford on 10 October 1835 and sentenced to 7 years.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: Height - 5 feet 4 inches; complexion sallow and freckled; hair brown mixed with grey and eyes grey.  Transport number 170.  Prisoner number 36-1973.
Received ticket of leave in 1840 (number 40/2355).

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 2nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Printed Annotated Indentures. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Delany, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1808, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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