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Michael Shannon, one of 240 convicts transported on the Parkfield, 12 May 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
12th May, 1839
1st September, 1839
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 42
||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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Dennis Nightingale on 17th April, 2015 wrote:
Born - Roscommon Ireland. Single. Crime - Stealing money.
D Wong on 17th April, 2015 wrote:
1844: TOL, Scone.
Convict Changes History
Dennis Nightingale on 17th April, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime