George Withers, 18041878 (aged 74 years)

Name
George /Withers/
Given names
George
Surname
Withers
Birth about 1804
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age given as 20 in 1824 and stated native of Berkshire. [see immigration below]

Immigration March 5, 1824 (aged 20 years)
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George Withers, one of 160 convicts transported on the Guildford, 22 August 1823 Date of Birth: 14th October, 1802 Occupation: Labourer Date of Death: 29th August, 1878 Age: 75 years Crime: Larceny Convicted at: Berks. Quarter Sessions Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Guildford Departure date: 22nd August, 1823 Arrival date: 15th [sic] March, 1824 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

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p. 344

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The ship Guildford (6) arrived in NSW 5 Mar 1824

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Bound Indentures 1823-1826

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George Withers, Berks Quarter Sessions, 8 Apr 1823, 7 years, native of Berks, a ploughman age 20, 5 feet 5 inches tall salllow complexion, dark brown hair and hazel eyes

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Hampshire Chronicle - Monday 14 April 1823 p. 4

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"The Quarter Sessions for Berkshire were held at Newbury, on Tuesday, before C. Dundas, Esq. and a full Bench of Magistrates, when the following prisoners were tried... George Batten and George Withers, for stealing six sheep skins, the property of Mr. Montagn, Esq - seven years transportation.

Census November 1828 (aged 24 years)
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Whters, George, 21, Guildford (6), 1823, 7 years, Protestant, Amos Crisp Lower Minto, government servant

Religious marriageSusannah LloydView this family
August 4, 1830 (aged 26 years)
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Granted 1830

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Geo. Withers, 26, Guildford, 7 years, free Susannah Lloyd, 22, Harmony, 14 years, bond Rev. Robert Cartwright, Campbelltown

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Name: George Withers Spouse Name: Susannah Lloyd Marriage Date: 1830 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Campbelltown, New South Wales Registration Year: 1830 Volume Number: V B

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1830 (Reel 3035)

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George Withers, 26, bachelor, Guildford (6), 1824, 7 years, free by servitude, labourer in the district of Lower Minto Susannah Lloyd, 22, spinster, Harmony, 1826, 14 years, bond

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No 59

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George Withers of the parish of Lower Minto and Susannah Lloyd of the same parish were married in this church with consent of the Governor this 4th day of Aug 1830 George and Susannah both made their X marks in the register in the presence of John Brien of Lower Minto who made his X mark in the register and Ellen Moore of Lower Minto who made her X mark in the register

Death August 29, 1878 (aged 74 years)
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Name: George Withers Death Date: 1878 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: John Registration Year: 1878 Registration Place: Goulburn, New South Wales Registration Number: 5987

Source: Gravestone
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29 Aug 1878 [see burial below]

Burial
Source: Gravestone
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ERECTED in memory of GEORGE WITHERS WHO DIED AUGUST 29TH 1878 AGED 88 YEARS. WEe have loved him during life let us not forget him after death God of mercy Jesus blest! Grant him thy eternal rest.

Family with Susannah Lloyd
himself
18041878
Birth: about 1804Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 29, 1878Goulburn, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18061880
Birth: about 1806
Death: February 25, 1880Goulburn, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: August 4, 1830Campbelltown, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
9 months
son
18311904
Birth: May 15, 1831 27 25Lower Minto, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1904Gundagai, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
18321832
Birth: 1832 28 26
Death: March 1832Macquarie Fields, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
13 months
son
18331893
Birth: February 3, 1833 29 27Lower Minto, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1893Goulburn, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18351909
Birth: about 1835 31 29
Death: 1909Boorowa, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
18381877
Birth: about 1838 34 32
Death: 1877Yass, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
son
18391895
Birth: December 6, 1839 35 33New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1895Hay, Lower Western, New South Wales, Australia
18 months
son
18411916
Birth: May 28, 1841 37 35New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1916Hornsby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18431925
Birth: May 7, 1843 39 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1925Crookwell, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
16 months
son
18441915
Birth: August 21, 1844 40 38New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1915Petersham, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18471921
Birth: 1847 43 41Gunning, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1921Crookwell, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18491916
Birth: March 31, 1849 45 43New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1916Narromine, Central Western Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18511917
Birth: 1851 47 45Gunning, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1917Wagga Wagga, South West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
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age given as 20 in 1824 and stated native of Berkshire. [see immigration below]

ImmigrationThomas, Steve. Convict Records. [database online].
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George Withers, one of 160 convicts transported on the Guildford, 22 August 1823 Date of Birth: 14th October, 1802 Occupation: Labourer Date of Death: 29th August, 1878 Age: 75 years Crime: Larceny Convicted at: Berks. Quarter Sessions Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Guildford Departure date: 22nd August, 1823 Arrival date: 15th [sic] March, 1824 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

ImmigrationBateson, Charles. The convict ships 1787-1868. 2nd ed. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., 1985 ie 1969
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p. 344

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The ship Guildford (6) arrived in NSW 5 Mar 1824

ImmigrationAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
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Bound Indentures 1823-1826

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George Withers, Berks Quarter Sessions, 8 Apr 1823, 7 years, native of Berks, a ploughman age 20, 5 feet 5 inches tall salllow complexion, dark brown hair and hazel eyes

ImmigrationBritish Newspaper Archive [database online]
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Hampshire Chronicle - Monday 14 April 1823 p. 4

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"The Quarter Sessions for Berkshire were held at Newbury, on Tuesday, before C. Dundas, Esq. and a full Bench of Magistrates, when the following prisoners were tried... George Batten and George Withers, for stealing six sheep skins, the property of Mr. Montagn, Esq - seven years transportation.

CensusAncestry.com. 1828 New South Wales, Australia Census (TNA Copy) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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Whters, George, 21, Guildford (6), 1823, 7 years, Protestant, Amos Crisp Lower Minto, government servant

MarriageAncestry.com, 'New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry, 1826-1851' [Database Online].
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Granted 1830

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Geo. Withers, 26, Guildford, 7 years, free Susannah Lloyd, 22, Harmony, 14 years, bond Rev. Robert Cartwright, Campbelltown

MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: George Withers Spouse Name: Susannah Lloyd Marriage Date: 1830 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Campbelltown, New South Wales Registration Year: 1830 Volume Number: V B

MarriageAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Applications for the Publication of Banns, 1828-1830, 1838-1839 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
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1830 (Reel 3035)

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George Withers, 26, bachelor, Guildford (6), 1824, 7 years, free by servitude, labourer in the district of Lower Minto Susannah Lloyd, 22, spinster, Harmony, 1826, 14 years, bond

MarriageDocument - Marriage Certificate
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No 59

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George Withers of the parish of Lower Minto and Susannah Lloyd of the same parish were married in this church with consent of the Governor this 4th day of Aug 1830 George and Susannah both made their X marks in the register in the presence of John Brien of Lower Minto who made his X mark in the register and Ellen Moore of Lower Minto who made her X mark in the register

DeathAncestry.com. Australia Death Index, 1787-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: George Withers Death Date: 1878 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: John Registration Year: 1878 Registration Place: Goulburn, New South Wales Registration Number: 5987

DeathGravestone
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29 Aug 1878 [see burial below]

BurialGravestone
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ERECTED in memory of GEORGE WITHERS WHO DIED AUGUST 29TH 1878 AGED 88 YEARS. WEe have loved him during life let us not forget him after death God of mercy Jesus blest! Grant him thy eternal rest.