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George Ayton

George Ayton, one of 250 convicts transported on the Surrey, 16 March 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Ayton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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 9 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 9 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 16th March, 1842
Arrival date: 11th August, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 253 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 33 (18)
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

Bev Fahl on 7th February, 2016 wrote:

married Margaret Lowe a daughter Alice Jemima born 18 June 1864. Alice married George Strickland son of a convict transported 1841

Convict Changes History

Bev Fahl on 7th February, 2016 made the following changes:

term: 9 years (prev. 10 years), gender: m

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