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George Allison

George Allison, one of 214 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 11 March 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Allison
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: Shoemaker's boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: York. West Riding Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 11th March, 1833
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 215 other convicts

References

Primary source: National Library of Australia. http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/65941608
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

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

Description: Age 16. Can read and write. Religion: Protestant. Single. Trade: Shoemaker’s boy. No family. Complexion: Dark pale. Hair: Dark brown. Eyes: Chesnut. Mouth small. Long scar ball of left thumb

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

Description from Convict Indents: Age 16. Can read and write. Religion: Protestant. Single. Trade: Shoemaker’s boy. No family. Complexion: Dark pale. Hair: Dark brown. Eyes: Chesnut. Mouth small. Long scar ball of left thumb.

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom granted 14 March 1840. Notation: V.D.Land 1843

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

Tried at Melbourne 18 April 1843 and sentenced to 10 years hard labour for stealing from a dwelling. Ticket of Leave granted 2 February 1858 for the Melbourne district

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

Listed in Gaol Description book for Darlinghurst in 1841

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

1833 assigned to Carter’s Barracks on arrival in NSW.

B Wsilson on 10th January, 2014 wrote:

A report in the Launceston Cornwall Chronicle, of 5 December 1846,  states, His Excellency the Administrator of the Government has been pleased to grant tickets-of-leave to the undermentioned convicts:  the list includes George Allison of the Lady Franklin and Waterloo.

Convict Changes History

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