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John McCarthy, one of 200 convicts transported on the Clyde, 27 April 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 319 (160)
||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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D Wong on 26th September, 2013 wrote:
John McCarthy was 13 years old when convicted at the Old Bailey of stealing 1 handkerchief, value 1s 6d., the goods of Walter Carter, from his person. Although convicted in London, his native place was Cork County.
12/12/1832: Assigned to James Phillips, Paterson River.
27/12/1832: Assigned to T Saunders, Prospect
September 1833: Sentenced to 50 lashes for selling his bedding and insolence. Skin slightly lacerated. Magistrate, S Wright.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 26th September, 2013 made the following changes:
surname Mccarthy (prev. McCarthy), date of birth 1817, gender, occupation, crime