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George, Robert

Robert George was a seaman aboard the Friendship when he arrived at Sydney in January 1788 as part of the First Fleet. He was taken on board the Alexander at the end of October 1788 on the return voyage after the Friendship had been scuttled, and was marked sick.

* information from Mollie Gillen, The Founders of Australia: A Biographical Dictionary of the First Fleet (1989), p 142

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'George, Robert ', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/george-robert-31163/text38551, accessed 6 December 2020.

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