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George Lymax, one of 186 convicts transported on the Lord William Bentinck, 28 April 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Farmer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
||12th April, 1834
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 337 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 wrote:
George LYMAX was convicted at Suffolk, England on 10 Jan 1832 for stealing wearing apparel. Previous conviction. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Lord William Bentinck’ ship, arriving there 29 Aug 1832.
Aged 25 yrs; farmer’s labourer/ploughman; single man.
Clear conduct record.
1832 & 1833: Assigned at James Gordon Esq.
12 April 1834: Died at the H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart. (ref. noted on conduct record)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 337 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Numbe