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George Clark

George Clark, one of 260 convicts transported on the Henry Porcher, 29 August 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Clark
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Porcher
Departure date: 29th August, 1834
Arrival date: 1st January, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 260 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 427 (215)
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

Richard Craig CLARKE on 1st February, 2013 wrote:

Son of George Clark and Mary Freeman, Booksellers. George arrested for stealing timber. Transported for 7 years. Standing No. 35-145. Indent No. 151. On arrival in NSW assigned as groomsman to Maj. Antill and later Sir Henry Hall. Ticket of Leaqve 1839. Given grant of land at Boggy Creek. Married Sarah Brown (age 15) in 1847 - 8 children - eldest George Robert Clarke (‘e’ added to Clarke)Sarah pre-deceased him 4 February 1862, buried Queanbeyan cemetry.
His wife died at age 30
Buried St Clement’s Church yard, Yass.

This entry by Richard Craig Clarke (g,g grandson of George Clark, Leyton, Essex.

Convict Changes History

Richard Craig CLARKE on 1st February, 2013 made the following changes:

gender, occupation, crime

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