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James McDonald, one of 260 convicts transported on the John, 03 August 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
3rd August, 1833
1st December, 1833
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 260 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 201 (102)
||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 7th August, 2019 wrote:
Civil Registration, Tasmania. (Via Familysearch)
Burial in the parish of New Norfolk, James McDonald, age 46, of New Norfolk, ship, John, buried 14 Dec 1838, Hospital invalid.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th June, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Name; James Mc Donald
Ship; John 2
Noted against name; DIED; 13 Dec 1838
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 7th August, 2019 made the following changes:
surname: Mcdonald (prev. McDonald), date of death: 1838 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th June, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1792 (prev. 0000)