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George Sturgeon, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk, Liberty of Bury St Edmunds Assizes
20th May, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 183 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 118
||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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Julia Kennedy on 26th November, 2011 wrote:
Being found in a wood at night and intention to steal game with others
betty steele on 3rd May, 2020 wrote:
George Sturgeon had one child and his wife was pregnant when he was sent to Tasmania. His 2 sons travelled to Tasmania around 21yrs old and were both very successful-one was killed by a bushranger.
Convict Changes History
Julia Kennedy on 26th November, 2011 made the following changes:
date of birth 1792-00-00, date of death 1868-00-00, gender m