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Charles McDonald, one of 188 convicts transported on the Atlas, 16 January 1816
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
* Arrival date is estimated
||Surrey Quarter Sessions
16th January, 1816
16th September, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 195 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 250
||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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Maureen Withey on 19th August, 2020 wrote:
Hulk Records, HO-9-4_2
Received at Justicia Hulk, 6 Nov 1815.
Charles McDonald, age 13, Felony, tried at Newington 23 Oct 1815, sentenced - Beyond the seas, 7 years, Transported 30 Nov 1815.
Three other boys were tried the same day, sent to the hulk the same day and all transported on the Atlas:
Charles Clark, aged 12, and, Daniel Roberts, aged 17, and Richard Baldwin, aged 15.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 19th August, 2020 made the following changes:
surname: Mcdonald (prev. McDonald), date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), gender: m