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George Burgess, one of 200 convicts transported on the Katherine Stewart Forbes, 07 October 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 220
||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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Maureen Withey on 11th December, 2019 wrote:
Friday last, Joseph Burgess, George Burgess, Thomas Martin, John Martin, and John Sell, under sentence of transportation for seven years, being convicted at our last Assizes for poaching at Lofts, were removed from the New Convict Gaol, to the York hulk, Gosport.
Essex Herald, 2 June 1829
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 11th December, 2019 made the following changes: