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John Donohoe

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Donohoe
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Clerk
Date of Death: 1839
Age: 33 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Countess of Harcourt
Departure date: 14th February, 1827
Arrival date: 28th June, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 46 other convicts


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

D Wong on 7th November, 2016 wrote:

John Donohoe was 21 years old on arrival.  His native place was Westmeath, and he was single.

1839: John drowned at Port Macqauarie, NSW.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd December, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Name; John Donohoe. Age; 24 [1806]
No; 174
Read or write. Single,
Native County; Westmeath
Trade; Clerk
Offence; Robbery
Trial; Dublin - 19 June - Life
Height; 5 ft. 1
Complexion; Sallow
Hair; Brown curly
Eyes; Grey to blue
Additional Remarks; DROWNED in attempting to cross the Camden River at Port Macquarie

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 7th November, 2016 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: Donohoe, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1806, date of death: 1839, gender: m, occupation, c

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