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Jane Or Jean Mcdonald

Jane or Jean McDonald, one of 89 convicts transported on the Earl of Liverpool, December 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Jane Or Jean Mcdonald
Aliases: Jane Fletcher, Jean Fletcher
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1791
Occupation: House duties
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Earl of Liverpool
Departure date: December, 1830
Arrival date: 5th April, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 112 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 536
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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th November, 2020 wrote:

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

Name; Jean alias Jane McDonald alias Fletcher
Ship; Earl of Liverpool. 1831
Indent No; 187 - 31. 68.
Age;  40 Est birth Year; 1791
Read. Widow - 2 Male children - 1 female [ON BOARD]. Religion; Protestant
Native Place; Stirlingshire
Calling; Housemaid
Offence; Stealing a gown
Date of Trial: Edinburgh. 14 Jun 1830
Sentence;  7 years   -  previous convictions; none
Height; 5 ft.  1 3/4
Complexion; Ruddy
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Grey


Convict Changes History

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

firstname: Jane Or Jean (prev. Jane or Jean), surname: Mcdonald (prev. McDonald), alias1: Jane Fletcher, alias2: Jean Fletcher, date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

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