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George Twigg, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th December, 1862
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 261 (131)
||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 30th April, 2013 wrote:
George Twigg was 24 years old when transported for “Stealing Crockery”. His occupation was a “Biscuit firer & Potter”.
9/6/1845: Married Margaret Kelly (per Granada 1824). Margaret had been married to Francis Allman (Canada 1819). Margaret had children with Francis but not with George.
George was a brickmaker and living in Newtown at the time of his death.
7/12/1862: George died of Paralysis and is buries at St Stephen, Church of England, Newwtown.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 30th April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1807, date of death 7th December, 1862, gender, occupation, crime