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Details for the convict George Baggaley (1830)

Convict Name:George Baggaley
Trial Place:Stafford Assizes
Trial Date:6 August 1829
Sentence:14 years
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Arrival Details
Ship:Mermaid (2)
Arrival Year:1830
 
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George was born about 1809 Stafford
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 15 June 2014
George was tried and convicted at Stafford Assizes on 6 August 1829 and sentenced to 14 years transportation
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George arrived Sydney aged about 21 aboard Mermaid on 7 May 1830 with his Indent showing trade "carter".
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George was assigned to an Iron Gang at Newcastle during which time he along with Patrick Cassidy (Waterloo 1831) attempted to murder Hugh McIntyre an Overseer.
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George Baggaley and Patrick Cassidy were both convicted of attempted murder and sentenced to death and hanged on 9 September 1835 at Newcastle NSW.
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Sources; Sydney Moniter 5 August 1835 p2 and Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 4 August 1835 p2 and Sydney Herald 3 September 1835?p2.
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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/7, p.249

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