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Richard Smith

Richard Smith, one of 182 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 29 March 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Georgiana
Departure date: 29th March, 1831
Arrival date: 27th July, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 74
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. Annotated Printed Indentures. Georgiana 2; 27 July 1831
Name; Richard Smith alias Austin
No;  31 -  1203 . 102
Age; 16 Est Date of Birth; 1815. Single; Native Place; London.
Occupation; Factory Boy
Offence;  Stealing a candlestick  
Trial; Middlesex - 8 December 1830   Sentence; 7 years
Family in Colony; BROTHER here, William Austin, about 14 years. George Street, Sydney
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Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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