Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Edward Mcgee

Edward McGee, one of 189 convicts transported on the Duke of Portland, January 1807

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Mcgee
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1785
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 6th July, 1828
Age: 43 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Duke of Portland
Departure date: January, 1807
Arrival date: 27th July, 1807
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 194 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 390
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Edward Mcgee was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Edward Mcgee?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

D Wong on 23rd September, 2020 wrote:

Colonial Secretary Index:
MCGEE, Edward. Per “Duke of Portland”, 1807; farmer of Appin

1818 Sep 10 - On list of persons to receive grants of land in 1818; listed as Magee (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.46)

1819 Sep 2,6 Re permission to marry at Liverpool; appears as Magee (Reel 6006; 4/3500 p.248)

1820 Sep 18 On list of persons for whom grants of land have been handed over to the Surveyor General for delivery (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.58)

1822 Sep 5-1823 Sep 17 Of Castlereagh Street. On list of persons receiving an assigned convict (Fiche 3290, 4/4570D pp.22, 84; Fiche 3291, 4/4570D p.89)

1823 Jun 30, Sep 30 - Of Castlereagh Street. On list of persons to whom convict mechanics have been assigned (Fiche 3296; X53 p.77)

1823 Aug 16 Farm at Appin leased by Thomas Kelly (Reel 6058; 4/1769 p.103)

1824 Jun-Jul Convicts assigned to and returned to Government by in District of Appin; appears as McGhee (Reel 6028; 2/8283 pp.61, 63)

1824 Aug 7 - Memorial (Fiche 3102; 4/1838B No.686 pp.1003-6)

1824 Oct 4 - On return of grain in the possession of settlers in the District of Appin (Reel 6061; 4/1780 p.301a)

1825 Jan 5 - Convict landed from “Ann and Amelia” assigned to at Appin (Reel 6014; 4/3513 p.199)

Married Johanna Connor/McCarthy (Maria 1818) (No registration found on NSW BDM). - 4 children.

31/1/1816: CP

6/7/1828: Convict Death Register - Edward McGee died, aged 43, and was buried at St. Peter’s, Campbelltown.  Free by Servitude.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 23rd September, 2020 made the following changes:

surname: Mcgee (prev. McGee), date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000), date of death: 6th July, 1828 (prev. 0000), gender: m

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au