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Details for the convict Michael Anderson (1828)

Convict Name:Michael Anderson
Trial Place:Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Trial Date:6 December 1827
Sentence:Life
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Arrival Details
Ship:Bussorah Merchant (1)
Arrival Year:1828
 
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Michael and twelve others participated in mutiny rebellion on Norfolk Island in January 1834; James Bell (Marquis Huntley 1830), John Butler (John 1829), Robert Douglas (Martha 1818), Henry Drummonds (Ocean 1823), Thomas Freshwater (Manilus 1827), William Groves (Royal Admiral 1830), Henry Knowles (America 1829),Robert Ryan (Manilus 1828), Joseph Snell (Recovery 1819), William McCulloch (Dunvegan Castle 1830),Walter Burke (Planter 1832) & Patrick Glinny (Prince Regent 1824). Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 16 October 1834 page 2 and The Australian 22 August 1834 page 4 and others
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Research notes

Michael was born Middlesex and we convicted at Middlesex Gaol Delivery on 6 December 1827 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 4 July 2014
Michael arrived Sydney aboard Bussorah Merchant on 26 July 1828
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 4 July 2014
Michael and twelve others were convicted by Court Martial on 18 July 1834 and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014
Michael together with Freshwater, Groves, Knowles, Ryan & McCulloch were hanged on 23 September 1834 at Norfolk Island ( the seven others were hanged the previous day)
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014
Source; Sydney Gazette NSw Advertiser 23 Aug 1834 p2 & 13 Sept 1834 p1 & 20 sept 1834 p1 & 27 Sept 1834 p1 & 16 October 1834 page 2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/6, p.361

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