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George Preddy, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th September, 1879
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/1). State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4012; Microfiche: 666)& COF (4/4315; Reel 990). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 197 (100)
||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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Iris Dunne on 19th May, 2019 wrote:
Convict Indents: aged 19, Convicted 25 March 1826, can read & write, single, Trade: Tallow chandler (candlemaker), How disposed of & Remarks: Mineral Surveyor, C 33/322
No. 1793 on Prison Hulk ship Ganymede, moored at Chatham, aged 17, Received 22 April 1826, Named Geo Preddy, Tried 25 March 1826 in Taunton for Housebreaking, Transferred 2 June 1829 for NSW
Certificate of Freedom No.33/322 dated 15 April 1833
Rod A on 31st July, 2019 wrote:
23/04/1833 - Certificate of Freedom granted. (Sydney Gazette & NSW Advertiser 25/04/1833).
Convict Changes History
Lesley Walsh on 19th May, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 10th September, 1879 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Iris Dunne on 19th May, 2019 made the following changes:
source: UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/1). State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4012; Microfiche: 666)& COF (4/4315; Reel 990). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 197 (100) (pr