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John Downes

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Downes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: Manslaughter
Convicted at: Ireland, Clare
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marquis of Huntley
Departure date: 27th September, 1827
Arrival date: 30th January, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 40 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Marquis of Huntley - 1827
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Marquis of Huntley - 1827
Indent No; 19
Name; John Downes
Age; 28
Catholic, Married - one child
Native Place; Co. Clare
Trade or calling; Farm Servant
Trial where & Date; Manslaughter - Co. Clare. 9 March
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 7 1/2 in
Eyes; Brown
Hair; Dark. Brown
Completion; Sallow freckled
Assigned; Mary Dorr, Penrith
Remarks 33/853
Additional remarks noted against name; BROTHER; Indent No; 20. Name; Michael Downes on board

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th March, 2021 wrote:

1833 - 1 Oct. Ticket of Leave

1834 - 7 Oct. Certificate of Freedom. Age; 34 [1800]

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th March, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Marquis of Huntley - 1827 (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Downes, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1799, date of death: 0000, gender:

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th March, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1800 (prev. 1799)

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