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John Flynn

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Flynn
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: Assault
Convicted at: Courts Martial. General Court Martial Peshawar
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Seppings
Departure date: 1st December, 1839
Arrival date: 22nd April, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 10 other convicts


Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 15th April, 2015 wrote:

Born - Kerry County Ireland. Single.

Dennis Nightingale on 16th April, 2015 wrote:

Butcher and Soldier of the British 6th Regiment. Tried - Poohan Court Martial India 1st Jul 1839. Crime - striking Sergeant. Description - Height 5’7”, Hair sandy brown, Eyes Hazel, Large scar on left side of head and right elbow.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 15th April, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Flynn, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1815, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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