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Michael York

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael York
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1792
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1822
Age: 30 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a watch
Convicted at: Ireland, Longford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Minerva
Departure date: 22nd December, 1817
Arrival date: 6th July, 1818
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 72 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Name; Michael York
Age; 25 [1792]
Catholic, Single
Native Place; Longford
Trade or calling;
Trial where & Date; Longford - March 1817
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Fair Pale

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

1822 -  . New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books,
Name:  Michael York
Ship; Minerva
By whom committed; From V. D. Land
Remarks; Criminal Court
Sent to V D Land By Eliz. Henrietta under sentence of death
16 July 1822 - Executed
Gaol Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Entrance Book

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th July, 2021 wrote:

Burials in the Parish of St David’s,  Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham Year 1822
No; 599
Name;  Michael York  
When Died; 1822, 16 Aug
When buried; 1822, 16 Aug
Age; No details
Ship’s Name; No details
Quality or profession. Convict. R. C. [Roman Catholic]
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; No details

Conduct Record;-
No; 6
Name; Michael York
Ship; Minerva - 22 Dec 1817
Trial; Mar 1817 - 7 years
Transported for stealing watches

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. (prev. ), firstname: Michael, surname: York, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1792, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1822 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th July, 2021 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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