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George Watkins

George Watkins, one of 75 convicts transported on the Scindian, 27 February 1850

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Watkins
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Durham. Durham General Sessions
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Scindian
Departure date: 27th February, 1850
Arrival date: 1st June, 1850
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 76 other convicts

References

Primary source: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3171775?searchTerm="CONVICTS PER SCINDIAN"&searchLimits=exactPhrase=CONVICTS+PER+SCINDIAN|||anyWords|||notWords|||requestHandler|||dateFrom|||dateTo|||sortby=dateAsc# Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 175 (89)
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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Convict Changes History

Ross Howat on 29th March, 2018 made the following changes:

source: https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3171775?searchTerm="CONVICTS PER SCINDIAN"&searchLimits=exactPhrase=CONVICTS+PER+SCINDIAN|||anyWords|||notWords|||requestHandler|||dateFrom|||dateTo|||sortby=dateAsc# Australian Joint Copying Project. Mic

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