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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: 12th September, 1814
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 19th June, 1860
Age: 45 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: Assault
Convicted at: Kilkenny, Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Forth
Departure date: 21st October, 1834
Arrival date: 3rd February, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 8 other convicts


Primary source: Certificate of Freedom 42/1700-27/9/1842
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Adam on 27th July, 2019 wrote:

Certificate of freedom 42/1700
- 27th September 1842
Prisoner No 35/825
Ship=Forth 3
Master= Henry Hutton
Place of trial : Kilkenny, ireland
Date of trial; 25 Jul 1834
Sentence= 7 years
Birth = 1814
Height: 5Ft 5inches
Complexion: Brown and Freckled
Hair and Eyes: Brown
General remarks: Scar Betwixt(Between) the eyebows, mark of a bile back of left jaw(Old term for a boil) Scar forefinger

Convict Changes History

Adam on 27th July, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Certificate of Freedom 42/1700-27/9/1842 (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: Hennessy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 12th September, 1814, date of death: 19th June, 1860, gender: m,

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