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John Mcdonald

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mcdonald
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Soldier/labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Mutiny
Convicted at: Corfu Court Martial
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lady Kennaway
Departure date: 27th October, 1834
Arrival date: 13th February, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 314 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 15th January, 2013 wrote:

John McDonald was 27 years old, born in Cork County, Single, 6’0” tall, Freckled complexion and arms, blue eyes, dark brown hair.  John was also listed as a gentleman’s servant.

1846: TOL

27/10/1848: COF

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 15th January, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 14 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1808, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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