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George Nadan, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 46
||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 10th February, 2014 wrote:
George Nadan was 30 years old when convicted at the Old Bailey for “Stealing 2 deal boxes containing clothing, jewellery and other goods.
Convicted along with his accomplices William Bransley and Charles Stokes
25 May 1792: Recorded as a witness to the wedding of William Pawson.
12/6/1797: Married Elizabeth Asker - (Onboard Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary January, 1791 arriving at New South Wales)at St John’s Parramatta. One child born 16/7/1793 Rebecca Nadan.
1793: On the baptismal record for Rebecca her father’s name was incorrectly rendered as NEEDHAM
May 1798: Received a grant of 30 acres (as George NEEDHAM) in the Eastern Farms district. He had either sold or forfeited this land by 1800.
1801 - Mustered as a resident of Sydney
No later record has been traced
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 10th February, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: Needham, date of birth: 1757 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime