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George Young, one of 289 convicts transported on the Thomas Arbuthnot, 06 January 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Somerset Wells Quarter Sessions
6th January, 1847
4th May, 1847
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land [convicts disembarked at Port Phillip, not Van Diemen's Land]
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 152
||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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Jillian Brewer on 2nd July, 2021 wrote:
On arrival, Young was engaged as a shepherd by Major Finbar.
Convict Changes History
Ann Marie Gould on 7th July, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Jillian Brewer on 2nd July, 2021 made the following changes: