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George French, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
28th August, 1821
23rd January, 1822
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 175 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 94
||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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D Wong on 30th August, 2013 wrote:
George French was 14 years old when convicted, along with Thomas Richards, 18, and 2 others for stealing 5lbs of beef, value 4s., the property of Thomas Seabrook, a butcher.
1828 Census: Was a bullock driver, aged 23, free by servitude. Employed by W. Carter at Piercefield.
In 1837: Was a cedar cutter at McLeay River.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 30th August, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805, gender, occupation, crime