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John McDonald, one of 270 convicts transported on the Strathfieldsaye, 11 February 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 244
||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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Dennis Nightingale on 29th May, 2015 wrote:
168406 McDonald John - Strathfieldsaye 1836. 1836 State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Title: Annotated printed indents Microfiche: 722.
Age 23. Single man from Argyleshire. Occupation soldier. Court-martialled at Glasgow 3 November 1835 and sentenced to 7 years transportation for desertion.
131625 McDonald John - Strathfieldsaye 1836. 1837 2 August Patrick Plains GG.
Soldier age 24 from Argyleshire. 5ft 8 in, fair ruddy complexion, brown hair, grey eyes. horizontal scar over right eyebrow, nose inclining to the right side, HMDJMD man with pipe and flag in hand JAMD anchor, half moon, and seven stars. mermaid and fish, quart pot and two glasses, two pipes and fish lower right arm, sun, rose, and thistle, man and 2 women, love MxM cross swords JRMDJGMD and 2 darts, JT and heart lower left arm. Absconded from Helenus Scott 17th July.
Convict Changes History
Dennis Nightingale on 29th May, 2015 made the following changes:
surname: Mcdonald (prev. McDonald), date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime