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Timothy Riley

Timothy Riley, one of 300 convicts transported on the York, 07 October 1862

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Timothy Riley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1836
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1900
Age: 64 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Mutiny
Convicted at: Dinapore General Court Martial
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: York
Departure date: 7th October, 1862
Arrival date: 31st December, 1862
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 300 other convicts

References

Primary source: Death Index. History Australia convict Stockade website. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 485 (244)
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

Iris Dunne on 2nd March, 2019 wrote:

Convict Index: Aged 24, Occupation: Labourer

Convicted 15 Oct. 1860 in Danapur, Bihar, India

Crime: Mutinous Conduct - Singapore - Army Court Martial
http://www.historyaustralia.org.au/twconvic/York+1862

Iris Dunne on 2nd March, 2019 wrote:

Possible Death: Year 1900, Registration No.1798 in Western Australia, aged 66

D Wong on 3rd March, 2019 wrote:

Timothy Riley was listed as 26 years old, semiliterate, unmarried, 5’3½” tall, dark brown hair, dark hazel eyes, fresh complexion, stout, mariner’s tomb left arm D.M. on earch arm.

25/7/1864: TOL
23/12/1871: CP
24/2/1877: COF

Comments: General servant, sawyer.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 2nd March, 2019 made the following changes:

source: History Australia convict Stockade website. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 485 (244) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page

Iris Dunne on 2nd March, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Death Index. History Australia convict Stockade website. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 485 (244) (prev. History Australia convict Stockade website. Australian Joint Copying Project

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