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Michael Hoey

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Hoey
Aliases: Hoy
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 10th October, 1837
Age: 33 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Ireland, Leitrim
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sophia
Departure date: 15th September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 186 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 4th October, 2013 wrote:

Michael Hoey was 25 years old when transported, along with his brother Peter, and his father, also Peter, and a brother-in-law ???? (could have been Thomas O’Neill, simply because he was the only other convict who was tried at Leitrim, and all on the same ship.

1837: TOL, Yass.

10/10/1837: Convict Death Register: Michael was attached to the No3 Stockade, and was in an iron gang.  He died at Newcastle Hospital.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 4th October, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1804, date of death 10th October, 1837, gender, occupation, crime

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