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John Mahoney

John Mahoney, one of 153 convicts transported on the Elizabeth, May 1816

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mahoney
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1791
Occupation: Blacksmith
Date of Death: 1st June, 1828
Age: 37 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Elizabeth
Departure date: May, 1816
Arrival date: 5th October, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 153 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 265 (134)
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th August, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Age; 24. Est Birth Year; 1791
Native Place: Co Kerry
Calling; Blacksmith & Sailor
Date of Trial: 13 Sept 1815
Height; 5 ft. 9 1/2 inches
Complexion: Fair Freckled
Hair: Brown
Eyes; Grey
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1816 - New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856
Event Description: On list of convicts to be sent to the Derwent per “Kangaroo”
Comments: Per “Elizabeth “, 1816. Page: 382
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1818 - June. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856
Event Description: On list of prisoners to be sent to Newcastle per “Lady Nelson”

Where and by whom convicted.  His Exc. the Governor.
Sentence: June 1818
Calling; Blacksmith
Sentence; 2 years
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1820 - Government Labour in the Colony
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1823 - New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

Copies of Letters Sent Outside The Colony, “Foreign”, 1814-1856
Page 408
Name;  John Mahoney
Ship: Elizabeth 1
No;—-
Where and by whom convicted.  Windsor. John Brabyn Esq
Sentence: Renewal of Original Sentence
Date of Conviction; 12 May 1823

Noted against his name; Died Port Macquarie 1 June 1828
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1823 - 21 May. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

Event Description: On lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per “Lady Nelson”

Where and by whom convicted.  Windsor, 12 May. John Babyn Esq,
Sentence: Renewal of original sentence
Calling; Blacksmith
Ship: Elizabeth 1
Original Where, When & Sentence. London. 13 Sept 1815. Life.
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1824 - Sept. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856
Event Description: On monthly returns of prisoners punished at Newcastle; also listed as Marney

In whose Service; Government;
No of Lashes; 25
By whom ordered; Commandant
Offence; Destroying the Blankets at the Goal
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1825 - 23 Feb. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

Event Description: On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per “Amity”
Sentence; 2 years
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1825 - 30 Mar. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary’s Papers, 1788-1856

Event Description:  On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per “Mermaid”

No;1148
Where and by whom convicted.  Sydney Criminal Court. 21st Feb
Sentence: 7 years
Calling; Labourer
Ship: Elizabeth
Original Where, When & Sentence. London. 13 Sept 1815. Life
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1828 -  Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

Name: John Mahoney
Death Date: 1828
Death Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1828
Registration Place: Port Macquarie, New South Wales
Volume Number: V18287924 2C

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th August, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1st June, 1828 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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