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George Hood, one of 200 convicts transported on the Sarah, 22 August 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd September, 1868
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 187 (96)
||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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Dorothy May Louise Ammerer on 1st July, 2019 wrote:
George was onnly 15 years of age when he arrived in NSW. He was appointed to several different people and tried to abscond several times (who wouldn’t at that age). He received his ticker of leave on 21 Feb. 1845 followingby Pardon on 9 Augt. 1851. He married Hannah Kilford in Maitland on 1 May 1847. They had 8 children. I am descended from James Turon Hood who married Emily Rider and eventually settled in Ballarat, Victoria.
Convict Changes History
Dorothy May Louise Ammerer on 1st July, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd September, 1868 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime