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Michael Grant

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Grant
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1768
Occupation: Soldier/labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pig stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Cavan
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 18th December, 1830
Arrival date: 30th April, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 60 other convicts


Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Armagh County Ireland. Widower 4 children.

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 wrote:

176055 Grant Michael - Waterloo 1831. 
1831 Convict Indents. State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4016]; Microfiche: 678.
Age 63. widower with 4 children. Labourer and soldier form Armagh. Tried October 1830 and sentenced to 7 years transportation for pig stealing. Blind in left eye. Assigned to George Meadows at Brisbane Water on arrival.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 14th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: Grant, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1768, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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