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George Gracey, one of 152 convicts transported on the Grenada, May 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||London Gaol Delivery
21st October, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 151 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 155 (79)
||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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Anonymous on 28th July, 2012 wrote:
George Gracey was transported along with his brother William for forging a promisary note for 2 guineas in payment for a pair of boots. George was 22.
On arrival George was forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution.
1/8/1820: On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per ‘Lady Nelson’
In 1821 and 1824 he was listed as a carpenter.
31/12/1830: Permission to marry.
1831: Married Margaret McPherson who was 22 years old and came free. They had 3 children.
In 1835 Margaret received a land grant.
Margaret was born 1808 and died 5/9/1839 at Honey Suckle Falls near Bathurst.
George died 5/3/1842 aged 45 at Meadow Flats.
William his brother died in 1839.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 28th July, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1842-00-00, gender m