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Michael Nolan

Michael Nolan, one of 280 convicts transported on the Ramillies, 25 April 1854

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Nolan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 21st September, 1892
Age: 75 years

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 15 years

Crime: Robbery with violence
Convicted at: Ireland. Kerry
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Ramillies
Departure date: 25th April, 1854
Arrival date: 7th August, 1854
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 95 (49)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Kerry on 30th August, 2015 wrote:

convicted Tralee Spring Assizes, Prison Smithfield, Dublin, Ireland

D Wong on 3rd September, 2015 wrote:

Michael was 34 years old on arrival, he was 5’7” tall, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, sallow complexion, stout, married with 2/3 children.

30/8/1854: TOL

31/12/1857: applied for wife & chd to follow (apparently without response from them).

6.3.1859 married Mary McCORMICK at Guildford RC. In all he had 9 children.

Nominated 1863 his son John 16 yrs of Castle Island, Kerry, Ireland

Farmer “Jane Brook” Swan 1870s
House Guildford Lot 1 Loc 2.
Employed 3 T/L servants 1865, 1872, 1877.

21/9/1892: Michael died at Upper Swan.

Convict Changes History

Kerry on 27th August, 2015 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

Kerry on 27th August, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000)

Kerry on 27th August, 2015 made the following changes:

date of death: 1892 (prev. 0000)

Kerry on 30th August, 2015 made the following changes:

crime

Kerry on 30th August, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1817 (prev. 1822)

D Wong on 3rd September, 2015 made the following changes:

date of death: 21st September, 1892 (prev. 1892)

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