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George Osborne

George Osborne, one of 290 convicts transported on the Lady Montagu, 31 July 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Osborne
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Ag lab
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Somerset. Bridgewater Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Montagu
Departure date: 31st July, 1852
Arrival date: 9th December, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 280 other convicts


Primary source: Archives Office of Tasmania CON 33-1-110 Prisoner Number 26602
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

Sue Osborne on 1st June, 2017 wrote:

George’s story can be found on my website: http://merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/family_names/osborne/osborne_to_queensland_australia/george_osborne_to_australia_and_new_zealand/

Convict Changes History

Sue Osborne on 1st June, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Archives Office of Tasmania CON 33-1-110 Prisoner Number 26602 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 480), date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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