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George Carr

George Carr, one of 250 convicts transported on the Hive, 15 January 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Carr
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Robbery
Convicted at: York. West Riding Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hive
Departure date: 15th January, 1834
Arrival date: 11th June, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X636]; Microfiche: 709. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 286 Government Gazette quoted in The SYDNEY MONITOR & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER on Friday 2nd July 1841
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

Elizabeth Yewers on 6th February, 2019 wrote:

Granted Certificate of Freedom at Sydney June 24th 1841 (Source: Government Gazette quoted in The SYDNEY MONITOR & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER on Friday 2nd July 1841)

Iris Dunne on 6th February, 2019 wrote:

Convict Indents No.34-979: aged 25, convicted 3 July 1833, cannot read or write, Protestant, single, Trade: Weaver, Offence: Robbing Barn, previous offence: 6 weeks

Convict Changes History

Elizabeth Yewers on 6th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 286 Government Gazette quoted in The SYDNEY MONITOR & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER on Friday 2nd July 1841 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm

Iris Dunne on 6th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X636]; Microfiche: 709. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 286 Government Gazette quoted in The SYDNEY MONITOR & COMMERCIAL ADVERTISER on Fr

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