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John Dunbar, one of 240 convicts transported on the Portsea, 24 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th July, 1896
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Lower Canada Court Martial
24th July, 1838
18th December, 1838
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 306
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Dennis Nightingale on 19th April, 2015 wrote:
Born - Roscommon County Ireland. Crime - Striking non commissioned officer. Single.
Gary Dunbar on 30th March, 2016 wrote:
Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954), Friday 14 August 1896, page 3, who died from senile debility and chronic bronchitis at Horsham Hospital, Victoria NSW Australia on the 19th July 189. Noted in the minutes from the Horsham District Hospital committee of management.
Convict Changes History
Dennis Nightingale on 19th April, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
Gary Dunbar on 30th March, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 19th July, 1896 (prev. 0000)