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George Marshall

George Marshall, one of 299 convicts transported on the Marion, 27 September 1847

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Marshall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 23rd March, 1823
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Northampton, Northampton Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Marion
Departure date: 27th September, 1847
Arrival date: 9th January, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 298 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 221 (112). Victoria, Aust., Series: VPRS 14; Series Title: Register of Assisted Immigrants from the UK (microform copy, VPRS 3502)
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

Anne Lyon on 18th January, 2018 wrote:

George’s brother Abraham came to Australia in 1849, as a free settler, with his wife Mary Ann, they settled in Gundagai, NSW, Australia, and raised their family.

Iris Dunne on 19th January, 2018 wrote:

Convict Index: Trade: Farm labourer / tailor / shepherd, aged 24
1824 at Pentonville Millbank and Parkhurst Prison, Victoria, learnt trade of Tailor

Convict Changes History

Anne Lyon on 18th January, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 23rd March, 1823 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 19th January, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 221 (112). Victoria, Aust., Series: VPRS 14; Series Title: Register of Assisted Immigrants from the UK (microform copy, VPRS 3502) (prev. Australian

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