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Isaac George Bridges

Isaac George Bridges, one of 220 convicts transported on the Theresa, 28 March 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Isaac George Bridges
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Plasterer and tiler
Date of Death: 1890
Age: 63 years

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 7 years

Crime: Larceny from a person
Convicted at: Norfolk, Norwich City Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Theresa
Departure date: 28th March, 1845
Arrival date: 3rd July, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 270
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

Sue Bridges on 13th January, 2013 wrote:

Sentence expired 1851

Wife #1 (Mary Bridges) died 1854 Coopers Creek

Wife #2 (Sarah?) fate unknown. Publican’s daughter

Emigrated to New Zealand - Timaru & Christchurch 1871

Wife #3 (Annie Smith) and large family born in Chch. Descendant Simon Bridges is current Associate Transport Minister (2013) in NZ Govt.

Cathryn Bridges on 27th February, 2018 wrote:

Ancestor of Simon Bridges, leader of the New Zealand National Party 2018

Convict Changes History

Sue Bridges on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1827, date of death 1890, occupation, crime

Cathryn Bridges on 27th February, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

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