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Michael Herring, one of 296 convicts transported on the Palmerston, 08 November 1860
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 20 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 333 (168). W.A. convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 6th September, 2016 wrote:
Michael HERRING was convicted for assault at the CCC, London 1859. 20yr sentence. Transported to Western Australia per ‘Palmerston’ 1860.
Recorded in the ship’s log that Michael died during the voyage.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 6th September, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 333 (168). W.A. convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 333 (168)), date of