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Details for the convict John Lynch (1832)

Convict Name:John Lynch
Trial Place:Cavan
Trial Date:Spring 1832
Sentence:Life
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Arrival Details
Ship:Dunvegan Castle (2)
Arrival Year:1832
 
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John was born about 1813 Cavan Ireland
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
John was tried and convicted at Cavan Ireland in 1831 of "false pretences" and sentenced to 14 years transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
John arrived Sydney aged 19 aboard Dunvegan Castle in 1832 with his Indent showing alias "John Dunleavy" and trade "ploughman".
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
John was convicted on 22 June 1842 in Sydney of multiple murders; Kearnes Landregan on 20 Feb 1842, Edmund Ireland, Frazer family ( also suspected of others) and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
Sources; Sydney Herald 1 Mar 1842 p3 & 4 Mar 1842 p2 & 8 Mar 1842 p2 & 11 Mar 1842 p2 &15 Mar 1842 p2 & 16 Mar 1842 p2 & 22 Mar 1842 p2& 25 Mar 1842 p2 and The Australian. 26 March 1842 p2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
Additional Sources; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 26 Mar 1842 p2 and Australian Chronicle 5 Mar 1842 p2 & 12 Mar 1842 p3 & 24 Mar 1842 p2 &26 Mar 1842 p2 & 29 Mar 1842 p2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014
John was hanged on 22.April 1842 at Berrima NSW. Source; Sydney Herald 2 May 1842 page 3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 17 June 2014

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Sources

  • State Records NSW (SRNSW) : NRS 1156, [X31], 1832, Dunvegan Castle, p.6

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