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Ford, Michael (1790–1865)

Michael Ford was sentenced to fourteen years transportation for possessing a forged Bank of England pound note. He arrived in Sydney aboard the Larkins in 1817.

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'Ford, Michael (1790–1865)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/ford-michael-17675/text33492, accessed 18 September 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1790
Longford, Ireland

Death

11 September 1865
Windsor, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

general debility

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Convict Record

Crime: forgery
Sentence: 14 years