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John McGregor, one of 192 convicts transported on the Albion, 21 September 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 84
||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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Maureen Withey on 13th November, 2019 wrote:
Euryalus hulk record. HO-9-2-4 page 1
Fourteen from the Justicia Hulk, 9 May 1825
John McGregor, No 251, age 14, Crime, House breaking, Edinburgh, 15 Nov 1824, sentence - 14 years, How disposed of - NSW Albion, 10 Sept 1826.
The prison hulk, the Euryalus, an ex-frigate of the Trafalgar fleet, was moored at Chatham. Over the twenty years that this hulk serviced juveniles, about 2,500 boys of fourteen and under passed through. There were also considerable numbers of older boys both in the juvenile hulk and distributed among the other hulks. From the Euryalus, boys were transported both to New South Wales and to Van Diemen’s Land.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 13th November, 2019 made the following changes:
surname: Mcgregor (prev. McGregor), gender: m, crime