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Charles Mcmahon

Charles McMahon, one of 158 convicts transported on the Eliza, 25 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Mcmahon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 25th June, 1828
Arrival date: 18th November, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 157 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 428
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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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

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