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George Smith

George Smith, one of 169 convicts transported on the Mellish, 10 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Waterman
Date of Death: 3rd October, 1871
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 52 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mellish
Departure date: 10th November, 1828
Arrival date: 18th April, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 513 (258)
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

lauren on 24th January, 2013 wrote:

NSW reg V 1838 married Elizabeth Sarah Boughton 1838 Berrima, Bong Bong, Sutton Forest, New South Wales
NSW reg 6354 died 1871 Jerrwaw Creek/ Yass

lauren on 25th August, 2013 wrote:

Married Elizabeth Sarah Boughton Jan 1838 in Camden County N.S.W.They had fourteen children.
George died at Jerrawa Creek Yass.

Convict Changes History

lauren on 24th January, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 3rd October, 1871, occupation, crime

lauren on 25th August, 2013 made the following changes:


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