Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

George Smith

George Smith, one of 180 [108] convicts transported on the Waterloo, 12 March 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Ploughman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Sussex Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 12th March, 1829
Arrival date: 9th July, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 124 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 5
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If George Smith was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about George Smith?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 1st September, 2019 wrote:

Sydney Gazette, 13 Oct 1831
Absconded prisoners
Smith George, No. 29-1421, Waterloo, 23, Ploughman, Sussex, 5 feet 6 ¾, grey eyes, brown hair, ruddy freckled comp. from No.25 Road Gang.

Maureen Withey on 1st September, 2019 wrote:

Lewes Quarter Sessions. George Smith, for stealing at Berwick, on the 14th August, one pistol, value ?s, the property of Richd. S. Saxby,.... Transportation for Life.
Brighton Gazette, 23 Oct 1828

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 1st September, 2019 made the following changes:


Maureen Withey on 1st September, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au