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George Kitson, one of 182 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 29 March 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 69 (37)
||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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Anonymous on 30th May, 2012 wrote:
George Kitson was a native of Norwich. He was single, protestant, and could read and write.
Assigned to Hyde Park Barracks from ship for 1 month, thence to Potter McQueen of Segenhoe.
1835: TOL Illawarra
20/7/1837: Drunkenness…attached to the General Hospital - Treadmill 2 months, weight on entering treadmill 11 stone 2 lbs., weight on leave 10 stone 8 lbs.
Then assigned to Newcastle. Date discharged 5/10/1837 Hyde Park Barracks.
7/3/1838: Felony Wollongong - acknowledges he received 3 iron gang sentences 21/8/1843.
In 1852 there is a George Kitson listed as gold mining a Major’s Creek.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 30th May, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1808-00-00