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George Birchall, one of 220 convicts transported on the David Malcolm, 13 May 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Lancaster, Liverpool Assizes
13th May, 1845
25th August, 1845
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island
Travelled with 220 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 284. Liverpool Mercury 20th December 1844
||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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Steven Horton on 10th January, 2015 wrote:
Rape of a 17 year old female in Wigan
D Wong on 11th January, 2015 wrote:
George Birchall was 25 years old on arrival.
George was 5’4 3/4” tall, black hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, can read a little, protestant, married, tattoos.
Station of Gang: Norfolk Island for 2 years and 6 months.
May 1847: Off Norfolk Island per ‘Tory’
Convict Changes History
Steven Horton on 10th January, 2015 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 284. Liverpool Mercury 20th December 1844 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 284)
D Wong on 11th January, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1820 (prev. 0000), occupation