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George King

George King, one of 158 convicts transported on the Eliza, 25 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: Ploughman/farm labourer
Date of Death: 1830
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: York, North Riding Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 25th June, 1828
Arrival date: 18th November, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 158 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 427 (215)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 148
Widower - 6 Children
Age;  47
Native Place; Yorkshire
Offence; Stealing Corn
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown Dark
Completion; Ruddy freckled
Assigned; Thomas Rose. Appin
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 wrote:

Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, Liverpool St Luke
No; 182
Name; George King
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 28 June 1830
Age; 50
Ships Name; Eliza
Quality or profession; Assigned servant to Mr Thos Rose, Appin
By whom the Ceremony was performed; Robert Crawford

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000)

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