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George Dudley, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||29th May, 1868
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 253 (128)
||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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Peter Strauss on 25th June, 2012 wrote:
George Dudley was assigned to John Lucas one of the first born in the colony and operator of a flour mill at Liverpool. He completed his sentence in 1827 but was again in trouble in 1828 for his part in the theft of approximately $25 million in today’s money from the Australian Bank. He wa sentenced to 14 years on Norfolk Island.
Towars the end of his sentence he became one of the first sent to Cockatoo Island in Sydney harbour.
From about 1841 he cohabitated with Mary Ann Lynchey a daughter of a convict, Sarah Lynchey, who had accompanied her mother, another sister and a brother to Sydney in 1835. they had 11 children and finally married in 1858.
George died in 1868 from "disease of the brain".
Mary died in 1901.
Convict Changes History
Peter Strauss on 25th June, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1868-05-29, gender m