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Michael Hennessy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Hennessy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Coachman
Date of Death: 11th April, 1859
Age: 50 years

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: Larceny
Convicted at: Ireland, Carlow
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 19th May, 1839
Arrival date: 27th September, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 52 other convicts

References

Primary source: Mayberry, Peter; Irish Convicts to NSW 1788-1849. (online database)
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Community Contributions

Denis Pember on 3rd January, 2017 wrote:

Soon after his arrival in the colony, Michael married Hannah Sherwood.  Hannah was the daughter of John Sherwood (Convict, 1803, “Glatton”) and Ann Lane (Convict, 1808, “Speke”).
Hannah had been born in the colony 18th January 1818.
Hannah and Michael had 10 children.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 3rd January, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Mayberry, Peter; Irish Convicts to NSW 1788-1849. (online database) (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: Hennessy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m,

Denis Pember on 3rd January, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th April, 1859 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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