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Charles McMahon, one of 158 convicts transported on the Eliza, 25 June 1828
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
||Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
25th June, 1828
18th November, 1828
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 157 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 428
||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 31st March, 2020 wrote:
ADM 101/23/5B . Medical and surgical journal of the convict ship Eliza for 10 June 1828 to 22 April 1830 1829 by James Patton, surgeon, during which time the said ship was employed in transporting convicts from Woolwich and Sheerness to New South Wales.
Folio 8: Charles McMahon, aged 32: disease or hurt, complains of sickness, pain in middle part of the sternum, bad cough and breathing difficult. Put on sick list, 30 June 1828 in the Channel. In the course of a few days felt better.
Folios 17-18: Charles McMahon, aged 32: disease or hurt, pain in bowels, frequent purging, tenesmus. Put on sick list, 23 July 1828 at Teneriffe. Cured.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 31st March, 2020 made the following changes:
surname: Mcmahon (prev. McMahon), gender: m