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George Croucher

George Croucher, one of 345 convicts transported on the Sir George Seymour, 04 November 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Croucher
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: Shepherd
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 10 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Essex, Chelmsford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Sir George Seymour
Departure date: 4th November, 1844
Arrival date: 27th February, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 344 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 215 (109)
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

Keith Riley on 21st April, 2018 wrote:

Son of James and Elizabeth Croucher (née Newport).
Husband of Eliza Croucher (née Childs). Father of Louisa Croucher.

Father James and brother Charles were also convicted of sheep stealing. Father sentenced to 10 years. He stayed aboard a prison ship in Woolwich, London, England. Brother Charles was found not guilty.

Convict Changes History

Keith Riley on 21st April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1818 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 21st April, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

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