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George Chamberlain, one of 200 convicts transported on the Katherine Stewart Forbes, 07 October 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Ploughman and shepherd
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 228. http://www.jenwilletts.com
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th October, 2013 wrote:
Age 27. Native of Warwick. 5 ft 7 in ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, tatoos.
Tried 19 August 1829 Warwick and sentenced to transportation for Life.
Transported to New South Wales, Australia. Assigned to Alexander McLeod at Luskintyre on arrival.
16/04/1837: Absconded from William Todhunter.
06/07/1844: Ticket of Leave granted. Maitland district, NSW.
10/08/1850: Conditional Pardon granted.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th October, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1803, gender, occupation, crime