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John King

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Indoor servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Westmoreland
Departure date: 27th April, 1838
Arrival date: 22nd August, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 82 other convicts


Primary source: State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12189; Item: X641; Microfiche: 734)
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 19th July, 2020 wrote:

Non-Annotated Printed Indentures: Convict No. 38-1517, aged 42, can read & write, Protestant, Widower, Native Place Co. Armagh, Trade In-door servant, Offence Stealing plate, Tried 16 Jan. 1838 in Dublin City, no former convictions

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 19th July, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12189; Item: X641; Microfiche: 734) (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: King, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1796, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupa

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