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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Drogheda Louth County
5th December, 1814
5th August, 1815
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 13 other convicts
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Maureen Withey on 17th December, 2019 wrote:
Tasmanian Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p46
John Devlin arrived in New South Wales per Canada (3). He arrived in VDL on the Emu.
His name is on a List of 31 Mechanics and Labourers to be embarked on H,M C. Brig Emu for the Service of the Government at Port Dalrymple in Van Diemen’s Land, 30 October 1815.
No 12. John Devlin, plaisterer, Canada (3ed), convicted at Drogheda, March 1814, sentence, seven years.
Irish Convict Database: age 22, native of Dublin, trade, Plaisterer and painter.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 17th December, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Record -Emu List: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p46
Irish convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Devlin, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: ,