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George (senior) Watson

George Watson (Senior), one of 224 convicts transported on the Strathfieldsay, 22 July 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George (senior) Watson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1785
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 13th November, 1831
Age: 46 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Perth Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Strathfieldsay
Departure date: 22nd July, 1831
Arrival date: 15th November, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 223 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 169
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

greg petersen on 18th February, 2017 wrote:

Died of Enterites? on passage to Van Diemen’s Land aged 46, 13th November 1831

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 18th February, 2017 made the following changes:

firstname: George (senior) (prev. George (Senior)), date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000), date of death: 13th November, 1831 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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