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John Floody

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Floody
Aliases: Flood
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1783
Occupation: Weaver/labourer
Date of Death: 14th March, 1834
Age: 51 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: Robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Meath
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Bencoolen
Departure date: 24th April, 1819
Arrival date: 25th August, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 84 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 18th October, 2016 wrote:

John Floody was 36 years old on arrival and was transported for ‘Robbery of arms’.

16/9/1819: Transferred to VDL per ‘Admiral Cockburn’

John was 5’5” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, occupation in the colony was a ‘Farmers Labourer”, IHS J{T:a symbol like a bold U or inverted horseshoe}F right arm left leg crippled.

1825: COF

4/10/1832 Launceston Advertiser:
John Murphy, John Flood, John McLaughlin, and Michael Cairns, stood charged with stealing a pig, the property of Joseph Mills.
Verdict.- Guilty.7 years.

1832-33 Muster: Public Works

14/3/1834: John died at HM Colonial Hospital

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 18th October, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Floody, alias1: Flood, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1783, date of death: 14th March, 1834, gender: m

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