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George Smith

George Smith, one of 173 convicts transported on the Morley, 19 September 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Stable boy
Date of Death: 1835
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Morley
Departure date: 19th September, 1822
Arrival date: 11th January, 1823
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 172 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 208
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Leonie Dolley on 16th April, 2013 wrote:

George died at Port Arthur 19\1835.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th July, 2021 wrote:

Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts. (CON23)
No; 491
George Smith
Height; 5 Ft 1 3/4 in
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Blue
Age; 18 years [1804]
Trade; Stable Boy
Trial; [1] Middlesex - 17 April 1822 - Life. [2] Hobart Town - 26 July 1830 ? - 14 years
Ship; Morley - 1823
Native Place; Oxford
Remarks; DIED; at Port Arthur 19 Feb 1835 Memo P S 23 March 1835

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 16th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1835, gender

Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th July, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), occupation

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