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George Thompson, one of 214 convicts transported on the Emerald Isle, 28 June 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 335 (169)
||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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D Wong on 5th November, 2013 wrote:
George Thompson was convicted, along with George Darrow/Darrell (on the same voyage) for stealing 13 yards of silk from a shop in Cornhill.
George’s occupation was a “Pastrycook/Confectioner”.
George had been employed as a confectioner to Mr Stran of Chiswell Street.
George was 5’5 1/2” tall, single, protestant, could read and write, was protestant, brown hair, hazel eyes and his native place was London.
Mother: Marian, at Newing Yard.
Sisters: Eliza, Betsy, Sarah and Ann, all at native place.
27/2/1850: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th November, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1821, gender, occupation, crime