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George Smith, one of 224 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 18 November 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Smith, George Pink
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 467 (235). Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-40,262,117,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 12th August, 2013 wrote:
N.B. There are two George Smith’s on this voyage of the ‘Waterloo’.
George Pink Smith was convicted at Middlesex, London on 16/10/1834 for robbery. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) arriving 02/03/1835.
Single man; tailor; aged 19yrs.
Assignments in Colony and several records of misconduct. 1844 convicted of Larceny and to be sent to Port Arthur Penal settlement for 2yrs.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 12th August, 2013 made the following changes:
source, alias1 Smith, George Pink (prev. Smith, George Pink (Alias)), date of birth 1815, gender, occupation, crime