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George Herring

George Herring, one of 170 convicts transported on the Neva, 27 July 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Herring
Aliases: Herringe
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Farm boy, labourer, selector
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: York West Riding Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neva
Departure date: 27th July, 1833
Arrival date: 21st November, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 186
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

Julie O'Dor on 26th July, 2015 wrote:

He received his ticket of freedom in 1839.
Buried Bong Bong Cemetary 7/5/1875.  In 1856 when his son David was born George’s occupation was a carrier and he lived at Joe Wilds Meadow near Berrima.

Convict Changes History

Julie O'Dor on 26th July, 2015 made the following changes:

alias1: Herringe, date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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