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George Walker, one of 230 convicts transported on the Asia, 04 February 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 18
||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 7th July, 2017 wrote:
16/8/1832 Morning Post London, England:
GUILDFORD— Tuesday. William Pimm, John Hannon, and George Walker, three young men, and Elizabeth Parker, a girl of the town, were found guilty for robbing George Clark of a watch, two half sovereigns, and other property, on the Sth of July last.
George Clark, according his own evidence, was threatened with fearful oaths by Pimm, to be murdered, he moved or cried out. Pimm then with a knife cut his fob from his trousers, and recured his watch. The others got his money.
William Pimm and John Hannon were both on board ‘Mangles 1833’
George Walker arrived per ‘Asia 1833’
Elizabeth Parker arrived per ‘Diana 1833’.
** TWO GEORGE WALKER’S ON THIS VOYAGE **
The other George Walker was tried at Notts QS and was sentenced to 7 years.
1841: TOL Maitland
28/7/1843: TOL Passport, Maitland Bench
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 7th July, 2017 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime