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John Mckey

John McKey, one of 100 convicts transported on the Chapman, 12 April 1826

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Mckey
Aliases: Mckay
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 52 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Chapman
Departure date: 12th April, 1826
Arrival date: 7th October, 1826
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 6
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

Donna Camilleri on 31st July, 2019 wrote:

In an entry on DIGIVOL Colonial Secretary Index M-Z there is an entry on file no. 6671 - Police Character and appointed to the Field Police, and file no. 1564 - For seed Wheat

Convict Changes History

Donna Camilleri on 31st July, 2019 made the following changes:

surname: Mckey (prev. McKey), alias2: Mckay

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