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Michael Connelly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Connelly
Aliases: Connolly
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing money
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 18th November, 1821
Arrival date: 9th March, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 72 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 16th March, 2019 wrote:

Michael Connelly was 17 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Galway.

Convict Indent (Ancestry):
Listed as 19 years old, a Dealer, 5’5½” tall, fair complexion, slight build, small (looks like) blue eyes, light brown hair, a mole under left armpit.

4/7/1823: Assigned to Richard Thomson, Bathurst.

2/4/1825: Assigned to J.P. Webber, Newcastle (Tocal).

1828 Census: Free, age 25, labourer at Mt Pleasant, Patersons Plains, employers: Whitmore, Whitehead.

3/7/1828: COF - Returned mutilated and torn up.
21/8/1829: COF - Returned mutilated and cancelled, COF notes: Mark or burn on breast, scar across the top of middle and fourth fingers of left hand, scar on back of same hand. in lieu of CF28/664
24/6/1831: COF in lieu of CF29/798

1833: Permission to marry Ann Crowley (Southworth 1832) Listed as Anne Crowly.

1833: Married at St. Mary’s, Sydney.
Michael listed as CONNOLLY, and Ann Crowly.
No records of any births found.

C1833-1835: Michael must have died - there is no death listed until 1836 - but on 1/6/1835 Ann Crowley (Southworth) applied for permission to marry William Peck (Albion 1828).
No registration found on NSW BDM.

On Her COF 19/1/1838 Ann Crowly, Southworth 1832 - Wife of William Pax (as stated on her CF.
(This should be William Peck (Albion 1828)

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 16th March, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: Connelly, alias1: Connolly, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1805, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, c

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