- Born: 1809, Hertfordshire, England
- Marriage: Jane WHITTON on 7 Jul 1854 in Brighton, Tasmania, Australia
- Died: 2 Feb 1882, Port Sorrell, Tasmania, Australia at age 73
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Departure date: 27th August, 1845
Arrival date*: 27th April, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th February, 2013 wrote:
George Shadbolt was convicted at Hertford on 10/07/1845 for burglary and stealing. 15yr sentence. Brothers Benjamin, Jonathan and Solomon were also charged with same offence, convicted and transported on the 'Mayda'.
Gaol Report: 1st conviction
Native Place: Hertford, England
Farm labourer; Protestant; married, 2 children; brown eyes; lt brown hair; 5'3 1/4".
Station Gang: Norfolk Island, 2yrs.
04/02/1846 Norfolk Island: Receiving 20lbs of mutton, the property of the Crown. 4mths hard labour, in chains.
14/01/1847 Norfolk Island: having a pipe and tobacco in his possession - ...mth hard labour, in chains.
1849: Fitzroy Crescent.
1850: Bothwell, Green Ponds, Picton
129 days gained by extra work.
02/11/1852 Ticket of Leave
15/05/1854: Application for permission to marry (ref. 52/1/7 page 453) Jane Whitton (transported per 'Cadet').
07/07/1854: Married Jane Whitton (aged 33), Brighton, Tasmania. (ref. 54/1854-37)
29/08/1854: Conditional Pardon
Elizabeth Jane b. 10/02/1859 Longford (ref. 1364/1859-33)
male child (George) b. 21/12/1862 Port Sorell district (ref. 1243/1862-33). George died 20/03/1864 Port Sorell (ref. 426/1864-35)
Wife Jane Whitton died 25/05/1875 aged 43yrs.
George died 02/02/1882 Port Sorell district (ref. 583/1882-35)
George married Jane WHITTON on 7 Jul 1854 in Brighton, Tasmania, Australia. (Jane WHITTON was born circa 1832 and died on 25 May 1875.)