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Daniel Mcginnity

Daniel McGinnity, one of 171 convicts transported on the Malabar, 18 June 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Daniel Mcginnity
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1781
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 18th June, 1821
Arrival date: 21st October, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 170 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 45 (24) England and Wales Crimes, Prisons and Punishment 1770-1935: Lancaster County 1821. Lancaster Gaol: Register of Crown Cases 1821. New South Wales and Tasmania:Settlers and Convicts 1787-1859.
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

Rosemary Campbell on 9th August, 2018 wrote:

Born at Jonesborough near Newry, county Armagh, Northern Ireland. Was 40 at time of sentencing. 5ft 4in tall, ‘high fresh complexion’, grey eyes, dark brown hair. For the crime of uttering a forged one pound Bank of England note he was sentenced at the Lancaster March Assizes 1821 to 14 years transportation. Spent the month before embarking on the Malabar on the hulk Justitia at Woowich on the Thames. On arrival in VDL he was appointed to be employed in Public Works.

D Wong on 9th August, 2018 wrote:

McGinnity Daniel, aged 40, was tried on 28 March 1821 for Possession of forged notes - 14 years.

Sick list of the Malabar:
Folios 5-6: Daniel McGinnity, aged 38, convict, taken ill at sea; sick or hurt, headache with costiveness; put on sick list 6 July 1821, discharged 8 July 1821 cured.

30/8/1827: TOL
1/10/1832: CP

Convict Changes History

Rosemary Campbell on 9th August, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 45 (24) England and Wales Crimes, Prisons and Punishment 1770-1935: Lancaster County 1821. Lancaster Gaol: Register of Crown Cases 1821. New South Wale

Iris Dunne on 9th August, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1781 (prev. 0000)

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