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George Alcock

George Alcock, one of 320 convicts transported on the Lord Lyndoch, 07 September 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Alcock
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Forgery
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Lord Lyndoch
Departure date: 7th September, 1840
Arrival date: 5th February, 1841
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 321 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 214. Archives Office of Tasmania, Conduct Record (CON33-1-5)
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

Iris Dunne on 7th October, 2018 wrote:

Conduct Record: Aged 42, Trade: Laborer & Needle Maker, Tried: 11 May 1840, Transported for forgery, Gaol Report: Not known, Hulk Report: Good, Married with 2 children, Wife Sophia, Stated this offence forgery cheque 200 pounds, 16 November 1847 T.L., C.P. App. 16/4/50
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Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 26th September, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 7th October, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 214. Archives Office of Tasmania, Conduct Record (CON33-1-5) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/1

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