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George Carscallion, one of 172 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 08 April 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th February, 1867
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 25 (14)
||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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Keith South on 21st February, 2015 wrote:
Ticket of Leave granted 14 December 1844.
D Wong on 22nd February, 2015 wrote:
National Archives of Scotland.
1820: Precognition against George Carscallion for assault and robbery. He was unemployed but his occupation had been a ‘Watchmaker”.
A deserter from the Chatham Division of Marines.
George was 5’7 ¼” tall, reddish brown hair, hazel eyes.
Father and Mother in Dumfries.
15/11/1822: Was a Constable.
1712/1822: Drunk and disorderly whilst on duty – 50 lashes and to be dismissed.
9/8/1825: Colonial sentence, Hobart – 7 years.
1830 Muster: Assigned to Mr Haliday.
1831: Absconded from Mr Haliday and was apprehended 2 weeks later.
1832-33 Muster: Assigned to Mr Jas. Kelly.
7/7/1834: Launceston QS – 7 years – sent to Port Arthur.
19/2/1867: George died aged 79?? He was a Labourer and died of general decay.
No marriage found.
Convict Changes History
Keith South on 21st February, 2015 made the following changes:
alias1: Cascallion (alias) (prev. Cascallion (Alias))
D Wong on 22nd February, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th February, 1867 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime