Family name(s) MacENTIRE, MacINTIRE, McINTIRE
Given name(s) John
Alternate name(s) McIntire
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 32
Trial date 20 July 1785
Trial place Durham, County of Durham
Crimes Assault and robbery
Value of crimes 5 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death 22 December 1788


One of the few convicts allowed to carry a gun, and was a licenced game killer. Attacked and wounded by Aboriginal leader Pemulwuy on 10 December 1788.