Contribute to this record
** community contributed record **
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Irish Convicts to NSW by Peter Maybury
NSW State Records
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If William Hennessy was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
Anonymous on 6th June, 2012 wrote:
age 20 years
Occup Stable Man, Quarry Man, Labourer
Tried Tipperary Ireland in 1829
Crime Robbery in the Street
Sentence Transportation 7 years
Wm Hennessy pleaded guilty to stealing Bank Notes and several pieces of gold and silver money to the value of 35 pounds
Ticket of Leave 34/459
Certificate of Freedom 37/0789
William never married and went to work for his brother Maurice (Castle Forbes).
died 25 Oct 1845 Dubbo NSW aged 45 years
D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 wrote:
Father, Richard Hennessy was transported per ‘Mangles’ 1822.
Brother, Maurice Hennessy was transported per ‘Castle Forbes’ 1824’
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 6th June, 2012 made the following changes:
new convict, term 7, voyage 236, convicted at 5846, occupation 142, crime 105, firstname William, surname Hennessy, source Irish Convicts to NSW by Peter Maybury
NSW State Records, date of birth 1800-00-00, date of death 1845-00-00, gender m
D Wong on 22nd February, 2020 made the following changes:
source: Irish Convicts to NSW by Peter Maybury
NSW State Records (prev. Irish Convicts to NSW by Peter Maybury
NSW State Records)