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Worrall, George (1787–1827)

George Worrall, a waggoner, was sentenced to life transportation. He arrived in Sydney in 1813 aboard the Earl Spencer. He was described as being 5 feet 9½ inches (176.5 cms) tall, with a fair pale complexion, light brown hair and hazel eyes. He was forwarded to Rev. Samuel Marsden at Parramatta for distribution and was assigned to Mr Faultless. By 1818 he had been assigned to John Dight. He was granted a ticket of leave in 1822. He gave his occupation as labourer in the 1822 Muster. In 1825 he gave his occupation as farmer.

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'Worrall, George (1787–1827)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/worrall-george-15177/text36755, accessed 10 May 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1787
Cheshire, England

Death

5 February 1827
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cause of Death

executed

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Convict Record

Crime: unknown
Sentence: life