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George Christie

George Christie, one of 299 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 06 September 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Christie
Aliases: Ferguson (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 6th February, 1828
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 12th September, 1888
Age: 60 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: -
Convicted at: Scotland, Glascow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pestonjee Bomanjee
Departure date: 6th September, 1845
Arrival date: 30th December, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 396
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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Convict Changes History

Pamela Gow on 12th August, 2014 made the following changes:

alias1: Ferguson (alias) (prev. Ferguson (Alias)), date of birth: 6th February, 1828 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th September, 1888 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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