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John (the Younger) Mckenzie
John McKenzie (The younger), one of 250 convicts transported on the Joseph Somes, 18 December 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John (the Younger) Mckenzie
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 413 (208)
||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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D Wong on 13th December, 2013 wrote:
John McKenzie was 26 years old on arrival in VDL. His occupation was a “Land Surveyor’s Assistant”.
John was the brother of Helen/Ellen McKenzie (Emma Eugenia 1846) and was convicted along with her and Ann and Sarah Smith, for stealing 40 lbs of meat.
John was 5’3 1/2” tall, fair complexion, brown hair, dark brown, small, whiskers, grey eyes, can read and write and his native place was Banffshire, single.
5/10/1852: Free Certificate.
20/8/1862: Hobart, Larceny under £5 - 3 months hard labour.
No date of death found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 13th December, 2013 made the following changes:
firstname John (the Younger) (prev. John (The younger)), surname Mckenzie (prev. McKenzie), date of birth 1819, gender, crime