- Born: 1882, Blantyre, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Other names for Michael were McINEARNEY, Michael and McNARNEY, Michael S.
Michael was recorded as 8 years of age by the 1891 census. He was a scholar and had been born in Blantyre.
In 1901 the census for Blantyre recorded Michael living with his parents, his sister Sarah, and two boarders, at 61 Hall Street. Michael had been born in Old Monkland Parish, according to this entry, and worked as a coal miner. He was aged 18 years and unmarried.