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George Lawrence

George Lawrence, one of 171 convicts transported on the Ocean, 22 April 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Lawrence
Aliases: George Taylor Lawrence
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Coachman
Date of Death: 9th October, 1844
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Ocean
Departure date: 22nd April, 1823
Arrival date: 27th August, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 174 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 44
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

Karen Stevens on 23rd January, 2019 wrote:

second name Taylor and born Clapham, Surrey, England

Karen Stevens on 23rd January, 2019 wrote:

Death 09 OCT 1844 • Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia

Convict Changes History

Karen Stevens on 4th October, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 23rd January, 2019 made the following changes:

alias1: George Taylor Lawrence, date of death: 9th October, 1844 (prev. 0000)

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