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George Bolton, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Peel, 06 September 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 184
||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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Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2016 wrote:
George BOLTON was convicted at Southampton on 10 July 1844 for highway robbery - stealing money from a travelling hawker. Also tried and convicted was William Ingram (also on board this ship). 15 yr sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Sir Robert Peel’ arriving 26 Dec 1844.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime