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||30th June, 1847
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 15th April, 2018 wrote:
John KENNY was convicted at Co. Cork, Ireland in 1820. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ship ‘Lord Sidmouth’ arriving 1821.
Aged 30 yrs on arrival.
Served sentence in New South Wales. Free by Servitude.
John KENNY (now alias Ronald McDONALD) was further charged, in Sydney, New South Wales, on 6 Aug 1836 and given a further sentence - Life. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Siren’ arriving 27 Sept 1836.
Assigned to work service.
Ticket of Leave granted.
Some minor misconduct.
30 June 1847: Died at hospital, Hobart, VDL. (ref. Convict Conduct Record)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 15th April, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au
http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON35-1-1,643,331,L,37. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Kenny, alias1: Ronald Mcdonald, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: