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George Young, one of 125 convicts transported on the Shipley, 20 December 1816
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
20th December, 1816
24th April, 1817
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 124 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 321 (162)
||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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Maureen Withey on 10th February, 2020 wrote:
POLICE OFFICE, March 22d, 1819.
THE Under-mentioned Convicts, having, on the Night of the 27th of February last, piratically cut-out and carried off the Schooner Young Lachlan from this Port, their Names and Descriptions are now published for general Information.
George Young, 5 f. 6½ ins. high, fair complexion, flaxen hair, blue eyes, aged 26, was tried at Bury St. Edmunds in 1816, and was sentenced for life ; is a labourer, and is pock-pitted : he came out in the Shipley, and was landed from the Lord Eldon at Port Dalrymple.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 10th February, 2020 made the following changes: