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George Seymour, one of 168 convicts transported on the Mary, 15 December 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 255 (130). Tasmanian Archives
||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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Nell Murphy on 13th September, 2019 wrote:
George SEYMOUR was convicted at Essex, England on 28 April 1829 for embezzlement. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Mary’ arriving 9 April 1830.
Married man - wife Elizabeth. 2 children.
Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work services. Some notes of misconduct and punishment.
Ticket of Leave granted.
Conditional Pardon approved 18 Nov 1841.
Note on record: “Enquiry from James Russell, 22 Southampton…., Chancery Lane, London.”
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 13th September, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 255 (130). Tasmanian Archives (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 255 (130)), gende