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John Downey

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Downey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Stonemason
Date of Death: 24th April, 1839
Age: 34 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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Monaghan
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 18th December, 1830
Arrival date: 30th April, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 83 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Monaghan Ireland. Crime - Stealing beef. Married 3 children.

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 wrote:

129874 Downey John - Waterloo 1831.
AO NSW Principal Superintendent of convicts. Indents. Fiche No. 696 pp 1 - 52
Stonemason and bricklayer age 26. Sentenced to 7 years transportation for beef stealing 25 October 1830.

87603 Downey John - Waterloo 1831.
1839 24 April Maitland CDR.
Died on the road. Burial date

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register,
Name: John Downey
Date of Death: 24 Apr 1839
Ship; Waterloo
District: Maitland

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Downey, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1805, date of death: 0000, gender: , occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 made the following changes:

gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd December, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 24th April, 1839 (prev. 0000)

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