Alexander Maconochie was born in Edinburgh in 1787 and died in Morden, Surrey on 25 Oct 1860. He served in the Royal Navy.
Capt - Ret (1855)
• Secretary to the London Geographical Society
Clay, John. 2001. Maconochie's Experiment: How One Man's Extraordinary Vision Saved Transported Convicts from Degradation and Despair. London: John Murray.