Family name(s) IRVINE, IRVIN
Given name(s) John
Alternate name(s) ADERSON; ANDERSON; LAW
Sex Male
Occupation Surgeon
Age when departed England 26
Trial date 6 March 1784
Trial place Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Crimes Stealing a silver cup
Value of crimes Unknown
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Scarborough
Date left colony
Date of Death 13 September 1795


The first convict to be emancipated, and considered to be the best of all the surgeons in NSW.