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George Maydew, one of 134 convicts transported on the Hercules, 24 December 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 241 (122)
||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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D Wong on 12th November, 2012 wrote:
George Maydew was 19 years old when transported for stealing 10 yards of printed cotton, value 8s., the goods of John Filcher and Richard Smith.
George’s occupation was a Book-binder.
George came from Warwick, was 5’4 1/2” tall, hazel eyes, dark brown hair, swarthy complexion.
Oct. 1827: Absconded from No. 20 Road Gang.
25/4/1836: Married Elizabeth Coombs at St. John’s, Parramatta.
1841 Census: With Captain Westmacott at Bulli, Wollongong, District of Illawarra.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 12th November, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1805, gender, crime