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George Ellis, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th January, 1827
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
20th May, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 183 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 114. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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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.—
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