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George Tozer

George Tozer, one of 389 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 10 August 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Tozer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Devon, Tiverton Borough General Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Moffatt
Departure date: 10th August, 1842
Arrival date: 28th November, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 390 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 181 (92)
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

Jackie Hazelwood on 30th November, 2017 wrote:

1841 Census Tiverton with parents John Tozer bc 1801 Ireland, wife Mary bc 1801 Devon and brother Robert bc1828. Robert may have died in 1843.
28/4/1841 Larceny. Sentence 3 mths hard labour, whipped.Tiverton Assizes
20/4/1842 Stealing lead.
20/6/1851 Geelong. Robbery - 7 years on Road(?) with first 2 in irons.

Jackie Hazelwood on 30th November, 2017 wrote:

1841 Census ref Piece 255, Book 17, Folio 9, Page 12;
1841 Criminal Register HO27, Piece 63, page 197;
1842 Quarterly Return - Series HO8 Prisoner 1140;
1853 Victorian Prison Register Vol 1 page 107 Prisoner 105 (Pentridge)

Convict Changes History

Jackie Hazelwood on 30th November, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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