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George Parker, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||8th May, 1815
|Date of Death:
||18th February, 1895
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 440
||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 20th February, 2014 wrote:
George Parker was 18 years old when convicted of “Stealing Cloth”.
George was the son of John Parker and Olive Oakley and was born in Boxgrove, Sussex.
1837 Muster: Assigned to S Lord, Sydney
15/5/1843: Married Harriet Morris, they had 12 children.
18/2/1895: George died at Waterloo, NSW.
2/3/1899: Harriet died at Waterloo.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 8th May, 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th February, 1895 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime