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Michael Harrington, one of 280 convicts transported on the Hougoumont, 10 October 1867
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 264. Western Australia, Convict Records, Registers(128/40-43), Reel No.FCN42 and General Register, Ref.No. ACC1156/R16.
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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scott young on 14th May, 2016 wrote:
The Great Australian Escape https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalpa_rescue
Well documented ,published and promoted escape of the Militant Fenian band of convicts from Perth
Iris Dunne on 10th January, 2018 wrote:
Convicted: 7 July 1866, Life, Single, aged 40, Laborer, can read and write
Crime: Mutinous conduct and Desertion
Convict Changes History
scott young on 14th May, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime
Lachlan on 9th January, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1886 (prev. 0000)
Iris Dunne on 10th January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 264. Western Australia, Convict Records, Registers(128/40-43), Reel No.FCN42 and General Register, Ref.No. ACC1156/R16. (prev. Australian Joint Copyin