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George Jones

George Jones, one of 325 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, May 1792

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Jones
Aliases: Ashwood (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1743
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1792
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Stafford Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Admiral
Departure date: 30th May, 1792
Arrival date: 7th October, 1792
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 346 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 187 (94)
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

D Wong on 18th March, 2018 wrote:

George Jones died in October 1792 on board the Royal Admiral and was buried at the Old Sydney Burial Ground. 

From the Indent: George was listed as 47 years old and a Capital Respite.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 18th March, 2018 made the following changes:

alias1: Ashwood (alias) (prev. Ashwood (Alias)), date of birth: 1743 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1792 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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