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George Offer, one of 160 convicts transported on the Hibernia, 20 November 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||14th July, 1819
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 117 (60)
||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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Maureen Withey on 6th May, 2019 wrote:
The following prisoners were tried, and received sentence of death;… George Offer, Robert Rose, and Mark Woodroffe, for a burglary and robbery in the house of John Drew at Horton; ... Of the ten prisoners who received sentence of death at our assizes, the whole have been reprieved, excepting John Lawes, convicted of burglary, who is left for execution on Tuesday the 4th of August.
Salisbury Journal, 27 July 1818
HO 9-9-1 Records of Laurel, Hardy and York Hulks, in Portsmouth Harbour, 1805-1831,
Received from New Sarum, 28 Sept 1818 (9 prisoners)
George Offer, age 30, Convicted at New Sarum, of a felony, 18 July 1818, sentenced to transportation for 14 years. 7 Nov 1818, NSW.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th May, 2021 wrote:
1817 - 1821 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania.
Ship; Hibernia - 1819
Name; George Offer
Age on Arrival; 30
Trial; July 1818
Trade; Farmers Labourer
Remarks; DIED; 14 July 1819
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), date of death: 14th July, 1819 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
D Wong on 15th May, 2021 made the following changes: