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George Johncock, one of 160 convicts transported on the Eliza, 13 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th April, 1829
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
13th July, 1822
22nd November, 1822
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 160 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 188
||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 25th October, 2019 wrote:
George Johncock was listed as 20 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Canterbury.
George was 5’9” tall, dark sallow complexion, dark brown hair, grey eyes.
Colonial Secretary Index:
JOHNCOCK, George. Per “Eliza”, 1822
1822 Nov 26: On list of convicts landed from the “Eliza” and forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3506 p.474)
1824 Sep 20, Oct 18: Runaway. On return of fines & punishments in the Police Office; appears as Joncock (Reel 6023; 4/6671 pp.91, 97)
1824 Nov 26: On list of prisoners assigned; listed as Jancock (Fiche 3290; 4/4570D p.64)
1/12/1827: Sydney Criminal Court - Stealing in a dwelling House above 40/- - seven years hard labor in chains.
Sent to Moreton Bay.
19/4/1829: George Johncock died at Moreton Bay.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th October, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th April, 1829 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime