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George Pollington, one of 204 convicts transported on the Bangalore, 28 March 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Sussex Lewes Quarter Sessisons
28th March, 1848
14th July, 1848
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land from Bermuda
Travelled with 204 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 290
||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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Anonymous on 22nd May, 2012 wrote:
George Pollington was transported for stealing 2 sheep. He was from Belstead, Suffolk, was married with 2 chidren, could read and write, 5’ 7" tall, Wesleyan.
His father was William, mother Mary, wife was Sarah Brintbridge Wells, brothers, Robert, John, Thomas and William and sisters were Catherine, Elizabeth, Mary, and Sarah. His parents were no longer alive.
He died in Launceston.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 19th May, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1808-00-00, date of death 1879-00-00, gender m