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John Marshall

John Marshall, one of 170 convicts transported on the Mary, 21 August 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Marshall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 22nd December, 1832
Age: 26 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 21st August, 1832
Arrival date: 5th January, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 404
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 14th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Annotated Printed Indentures

Name; John Marshall. Indent No 147
NO details against his name
Remarks: Died at sea
UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856

Name:  John Marshall
Age: 26. Birth Year: 1806
Treatment Year: 1832. Treatment Place: United Kingdom. Ship: Mary
Nature of the Disease; Scorbulus
No of the Case; 9
Where taken ill:  19th November 1832 At Sea
Death; Departed this live 22nd Dec 1832 at 8 am
Notes; “a stout athletic man”

SCORBUTUS; a condition caused by deficiency of ascorbic acid (vitamin C)

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd December, 1832 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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