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John Fitzroy, one of 320 convicts transported on the Lord Lyndoch, 07 September 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 212. Old Bailey-online.
||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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Leonie Dolley on 13th July, 2013 wrote:
John died at Port Arthur from a “visitation of god”.
Nell Murphy on 9th March, 2016 wrote:
Proper name: Flinn (ref. Tas Archives)
Father: Thomas Flinn at native place (Cork County)
Brothers: Thomas & William
Iris Dunne on 23rd December, 2018 wrote:
The Proceedings of the Old Bailey
Thomas Allan, John Fitzroy
21st October 1839
2724. THOMAS ALLAN and JOHN FITZROY, alias Flinn , were indicted for burglariously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of John May, about the hour of twelve in the night of the 23rd of September, it Harmondsworth, with intent to steal, and stealing therein, 3 gowns, value 13s.; 5 frocks, value 5s.; 7 shirts, value 10s.; 2 sheets, value 5s.; 4 bedgowns, value 5s.; 4 pinafores, value 2s.; 3 caps, value 3.; 1 shawl, value 8s.; 1 pillow, value 5s.; and 2 pillow-cases, value 2s. his property; to which
ALLAN pleaded GUILTY . Aged 18.
FITZROY pleaded GUILTY . Aged 32.
Transported for Fifteen years.
Convict Changes History
Tim Flynn on 17th June, 2013 made the following changes:
alias1 Flinn (alias) (prev. Flinn (Alias)), gender, crime
Leonie Dolley on 13th July, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1809, date of death 1841, occupation
Iris Dunne on 23rd December, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 212. Old Bailey-online. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 212), alias1: Flinn (p