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George Venom

George Venom, one of 260 convicts transported on the Henry Porcher, 29 August 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Venom
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Kent. Canterbury Session Peace and Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Porcher
Departure date: 29th August, 1834
Arrival date: 1st January, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 260 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 423 (213)
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

D Wong on 31st July, 2018 wrote:

1/7/1834 Kentish Gazette Kent, England
George Venom and Elizabeth Venom charged with stealing at Bethersden one fowl, the property of Thomas Potten.— George Venom, Guilty—seven years’ transportation. Elizabeth Venom, Not Guilty.
*Elizabeth was his wife.

1839: TOL Illawarra.
26/7/1841: COF

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 31st July, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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