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George Smeddles, one of 280 convicts transported on the Hougoumont, 10 October 1867
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||11th February, 1909
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 238
||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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norman smeddles on 16th October, 2012 wrote:
after release from Fremantle Prison in 1871 George founded the Metroplolitan Bootmart. He bought land and property and became very wealthy, there was a street in Perth called Smeddles Terrace. He returned to England in 1999.
Convict Changes History
norman smeddles on 16th October, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1837, date of death 11th February, 1909, gender, occupation, crime