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George Barnes, one of 300 convicts transported on the General Hewett, August 1813
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th February, 1818
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 125 (64)
||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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D Wong on 1st July, 2018 wrote:
Colonial Secretary Papers:
BARNES, George L. Per “General Hewitt”, 1814
1816 Nov 2: Teacher. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3173; 4/1849 p.38)
10/2/1818: George Barnes died of senectus at the Sydney Hospital - Convict, Ex General Hewitt. Age 60 years
(Senectus = Old Age).
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 1st July, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1757 (prev. 0000), date of death: 10th February, 1818 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime