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John Mcintosh

John McIntosh, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mcintosh
Aliases: Kirby (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1766
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 64 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Grand larceny
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize
Departure date: December, 1789
Arrival date: 26th June, 1790
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1071 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 50
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th April, 2021 wrote:

1788 - Old Bailey Proceedings Online.
May 1788, trial of JOHN MACKINTOSH alias JOHN KIRBY (t17880507-68).
JOHN JOHN MACKINTOSH, Theft > grand larceny, 7th May 1788.
397 JOHN MACKINTOSH alias JOHN KIRBY was indicted, for stealing on the 8th of April , one pair of leather shoes, value 4 s. the property of William Thompson . The prisoner was found with the property upon him.

GUILTY . Transported for seven years. Tried by the second Middlesex Jury before Mr. ROSE.

1790 - John McIntosh alias Kirby. Trial; Old Bailey. May 1788.

1825 - Convict Muster. Name; John McIntosh. F.S. Ship; Neptune. 1788. Fleet; 2nd. Residence; Farmer, Campbelltown

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th April, 2021 wrote:

1830 - Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, Liverpool St Luke
No; 167
Name; John McIntosh
Abode; Airds
When Buried; 23 Feb 1830
Age; 64 [1766]
Ships Name; 2nd fleet
Quality or profession; Farmer
By whom the Ceremony was performed; Robert Crawford

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th April, 2021 made the following changes:

surname: Mcintosh (prev. McIntosh), alias1: Kirby (alias) (prev. Kirby (Alias)), gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1766 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000)

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