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Michael Lypsa

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Lypsa
Aliases: Lipsa
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1823
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Violence to a surperior officer
Convicted at: Court Martial Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Ratcliffe
Departure date: 19th May, 1845
Arrival date: 30th August, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 10 other convicts


Primary source: http://www.linc.tas.gov.au/
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 22nd August, 2015 wrote:

Michael Lypsa/Lipsa was 22 years old on arrival and was transported for “Habitual drunkenness and assaulting a superior officer”.

Michael’s native place was Renfrewshire.  He was 5’8 3/4” tall, fresh complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes, M M D and M L below on right arm.

20/8/1850: TOL
1851: Free Certificate.

22/1/1851: Married Fanny (Frances) Aitken/Aitkin (Elizabeth and Henry 1846).

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 22nd August, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://www.linc.tas.gov.au/ (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: Lypsa, alias1: Lipsa, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1823, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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