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John Drew

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Drew
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Desertion from army
Convicted at: Court Martial Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Clyde
Departure date: 11th May, 1838
Arrival date: 10th September, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 176 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 27th August, 2013 wrote:

John Drew was 23 years old, single and his native place was Limerick.  His occupation was a “Soldier/Butcher”.

31/3/1838: Absconded from the Botanical Gardens.
John was 5’10 1/2” tall, brown and freckled complexion, dark grey eyes.

1846: Bank Warrant
1849: TOL
11/1/1850: COF

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 27th August, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1815, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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