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John Ennis

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Ennis
Aliases: Enis
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1834
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1853
Age: 19 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Ireland, Sligo
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Phoebe Dunbar
Departure date: 2nd June, 1853
Arrival date: 30th August, 1853
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 32 other convicts


Primary source: Western Australian convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 13th October, 2016 wrote:

John ENNIS was convicted at Sligo, Ireland on 1 July 1851 for Larceny. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Western Australia per the ‘Phoebe Dunbar’ arriving 30 Aug 1853.

John’s death is recorded as having died in harbour just after arrival (cause - typhus).

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 13th October, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Western Australian convicts (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Ennis, alias1: Enis, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1834, date of death: 1853, gender: m, occupation, crime

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