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John Dillon

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Dillon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1784
Occupation: Coachman/groom
Date of Death: 21st September, 1859
Age: 75 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Horse theft
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin City
Sentence term: Life
Ship: James Laing
Departure date: 16th February, 1834
Arrival date: 29th June, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 134 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 16th June, 2020 wrote:

John Dillon was listed as 50 years old on arrival.

Native Place: County Westmeath.

Occupations, Coachman/groom/horsebreaker.

John could read, was RC, married with 2 male children, 5’4½” tall, ruddy complesion, brown and bald hair, blue eyes, raised mole right cheekbone, nail of middle finger of left hand disfigured.

7/6/1853: CP - listed as 69 years old.

21/9/1859: Convict Death Register. District not given.
NSW BDM - died Parramatta, aged 75.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 16th June, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Dillon, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1784, date of death: 21st September, 1859, gender: m

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