Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

George Thompson

George Thompson, one of 142 convicts transported on the John Barry, 30 April 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Thompson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Hairdresser
Date of Death: 11th February, 1839
Age: 37 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Street robbery
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: John Barry
Departure date: 30th April, 1819
Arrival date: 26th September, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 144 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 149 (76). State Archives NSW, TOL Butts (Series: NRS 12202; Item: [4/4066]) and CP (Reel Number: 775; Roll Number: 1250) and Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4006]; Microfiche: 642). Ancestry.
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 Thompson 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 Thompson?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Paul Clark on 27th July, 2018 wrote:

Lived in Pitt St, Sydney, and was a barber.
Married Ann May (convict, arr. 1829, Sovereign), at St James Church, Sydney.

Iris Dunne on 27th July, 2018 wrote:

Convict Indents: Aged 17, Trade: Hairdresser

Ticket of Leave No. 27/952 dated 29 Dec 1827, Native Place: London, Trade: Hairdresser, Year of Birth: 1802, Date of Conviction: 17 Feb 1819

Conditional Pardon No. 40/30 dated 11 Mar 1830, Trade: Hairdresser, Offence: Street robbery, aged 28, Year of Birth: 1802

Death: 11 Feb 1839 Sydney, NSW
Burial: 13 Feb 1839 Sydney Burial Ground. Elizabeth and Devonshire Streets, “The Sandhills ” Monuments were relocated to Bunnerong.

Convict Changes History

Paul Clark on 27th July, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

Iris Dunne on 27th July, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 149 (76). State Archives NSW, TOL Butts (Series: NRS 12202; Item: [4/4066]) and CP (Reel Number: 775; Roll Number: 1250) and Convict Indents (Series: N

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