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George Ellis

George Ellis, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Ellis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: Tailor's boy
Date of Death: 9th January, 1827
Age: 21 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: November, 1821
Arrival date: 20th May, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 183 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 114. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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

Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 wrote:

George Ellis was convicted at the Old Bailey, London on 11 April 1821. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Phoenix’ arriving 1822.

Native place: London

Note on record as Executed 9 Jan 1827.

Maureen Withey on 25th July, 2019 wrote:

George Ellis, 111, brown hair, grey eyes,
18 years of age, a tailor’s boy, tried at the
Old Bailey April 11, 1821, sentence 7
years, born at London, arrived in this Co-
lony per Phoenix 1822, absconded from the
Road Gang at Jericho, Feb. 28, 1825.—
£2 Reward.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 114. Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 114), date of

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