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George Jones, one of 190 convicts transported on the Layton, 17 June 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Glamorgan Great Session
17th June, 1829
8th November, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 189 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 95 (50)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 38
Name; George Jones
Read & write, Protestant, Single
Native Place; Swanlea ?
Trade or calling; Iron founder
Trial where & Date; Burgulary - Glamorgan. 23 Aug 1828
Height; 5 ft. 8 3/4 in
Hair; Brown, Dark
Completion; Dark Ruddy
Remarks; Assigned; Department of Public Works
Additional remarks noted against name; DIED; in General Hospital Newcastle 2 July 1840. 40/10812
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime