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George Taylor

George Taylor, one of 327 convicts transported on the Indefatigable and Minstrel, 09 May 1812

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Taylor
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1774
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1821
Age: 47 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Indefatigable and Minstrel
Departure date: 9th May, 1812
Arrival date: 19th October, 1812
Place of arrival New South Wales [Minstrel] and Van Diemen's Land [Indefatigable]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 329 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 70
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 19th July, 2021 wrote:

Burials in the Parish of St David’s, Hobart in the Year 1821
No; 506
Name;  George Taylor
When Died; 1821,  15 June
When Buried; 1821, 16 June
Age; 47 years [1774]
Ship’s Name; Indefatigable
Quality or profession. Convict
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; R. Knopwood

Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts. (CON23)
No; 46
Height; 5 Ft 8 in
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Grey
Age; 50 **
Trade; Labourer
Trial; Kingston - 1811
Ship; Indefatigable - 1812
Native Place; Chertsey
Remarks; Died - 15 June 1821

Conduct Record;-
No; 46
Name; Geo. Taylor
Ship; Indefatigable
Trial; 1811 - Life
Noted against name; No additional details

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th July, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1774 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1821 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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