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John Mackness

John Mackness, one of 180 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 15 April 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mackness
Aliases: Squire, John (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Cambridge Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 15th April, 1825
Arrival date: 18th August, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 253 (128)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Tony Beale on 29th November, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Granted 30/3/1833 Catherine Hegarty 21 bond (7yrs) per ship Southworth to marry John Mackness (alias John Squire) 31 ToL (7yrs) per ship Norfolk Ref F Reddale Campbelltown

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 29th November, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Squire, John (alias) (prev. Squire, John (Alias)), date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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