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Michael Tierney

Michael Tierney, one of 260 convicts transported on the Surrey, 09 April 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Tierney
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Vat maker
Date of Death: 2nd April, 1866
Age: 56 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Assault with intent to rob with ano...
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 9th April, 1834
Arrival date: 17th August, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 261 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 334
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

Sue Osborne on 29th August, 2012 wrote:

He settled in Bathurst, Australia married Eliza Johnson and raised 6 children

Dennis Nightingale on 11th April, 2015 wrote:

Born Westmeath County Ireland. Single.

Convict Changes History

Sue Osborne on 29th August, 2012 made the following changes:

date of death 1866-04-02, gender m

Dennis Nightingale on 11th April, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000)

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