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George Hartwell, one of 300 convicts transported on the Marion, 07 June 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th November, 1872
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Find A Grave. Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 305 (154)
||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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Susan Berka on 29th June, 2013 wrote:
George married a female convict named Susan Hartwell on the 25th of April 1953 at St. Georges Church Battery Point Tasmania. They settled in Triabunna on the East Coast of Tasmania.
D Wong on 13th June, 2018 wrote:
George Hartwell was listed as 20 years old on arrival in VDL - He was born near Stamwick and was transported for ‘Burglary and stealing 1.13 pounds.
Geoge was 5’6” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, dark brown eyes, singe, literate, G Hartwell on left arm below elbow.
Brothers: William, James,
Sisters: Sarah, Elizabeth - all at native place.
25/4/1853: Married Susan Kean (Cadet 1849)
31/3/1855: Free Certificate: Himself (worked for).
12/8/1861: Shoemaker, Argyle Strteet, Hobart.
7/11/1872: George Hartwell died, aged 47 of Kidney and heart disease, at Argyle Street, Hobart.
Neil Hartwell on 5th July, 2019 wrote:
1845 Northampton Mercury report NORTHAMPTONSHIRE LENT ASSIZES GEORGE HARTWELL, CHARGED WITH STEALING FROM THE DWELLING HOUSE OF WILLIAM ARNSBY, OF RAUNDS, A QUANTITY OF SILVER AND COPPER COINS Northampton Mercury - 1845
Iris Dunne on 10th April, 2021 wrote:
Marriage 25 April 1853 to Susan Kean(aged 25, ship Cadet)
Death Record: Death 7 November 1872 in Argyle Street, Trade Shoemaker
Find A Grave Memorial ID No. 212748667
Named George Hartwell
Burial 9 November 1872 at Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Church of England K, No.4
Convict Changes History
Susan Berka on 29th June, 2013 made the following changes:
gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 13th June, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), date of death: 7th November, 1872 (prev. 0000)
Iris Dunne on 10th April, 2021 made the following changes:
source: Find A Grave. Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 305 (154) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 30