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George Long

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Long
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: -
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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Carlow
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pilot
Departure date: March, 1817
Arrival date: 28th July, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 57 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Hobart Town Gazette, 26 April 1823.
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Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
George Long, Ship Pilot, 1817, age 36, Tried at Carlow Co, 1816. 7 years. Native of Clonmelt Carlow Co. Trade- footman servant

Hobart Town Gazette, 26 April 1823.
Certificate obtained during the last week:
George Long - Pilot, 1817.

Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2020 wrote:

https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p81 List of 30 male prisoners and 50 female prisoners embarked on the Colonial Brig Elizabeth Henrietta, for Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land. Extracted from the Indents of the ships Pilot and Canada, Sydney, 11 Aug 1817.

George Long, tried at Carlow, March 1816, 7 years.

Maureen Withey on 30th July, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Conduct record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-27$init=CON31-1-27p58
No 12. George Long, per Pilot & E. Henrietta, Tried Carlow, March 1816, 7 years..
Sept 9 1817. Neglect of duty. Work for Govt one week in his own time.
May 9 1818. Absent from muster. To work for Govt in his own time one week.
Nov 18 1819. Stealing silver spoons in the dw-house of C. Williams, Acquitted.
Same date. Drunk & disorderly & neglect of duty as a Constable, fined 40/- & dismisses from his office.

Government Public Notice.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates and Tickets of Leave during the last Week: Certificates:
George Long,  Pilot, (1817)
Hobart Town Gazette, 26 Apr 1823.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Hobart Town Gazette, 26 April 1823. (prev. ), firstname: George, surname: Long, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender

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