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Convict uniform as punishment

George WELLSAge: 45 years18041849

Name
George WELLS
Given names
George
Surname
WELLS
Birth between 1804 and 1806
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
Citation details: 440/1849 V1849440 34B WELLS GEORGE AGE 45
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"George Wells born 5th December1804 and died 27th August 1849."

Note: It was noted that he was 18 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1823. Also that his death reference includes the information that he was 45 years of age at the time of his death in 1849.
Convicted
Of housebreaking and sentenced to transportation for 14 years
March 15, 1823 (Age 19 years)
Address: York Assizes
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
Text:

Conviction: York Assizes, 15 Mar 1823.

• Sentence: Housebreaking - 14 years, 15 Mar 1823.

Convict
Arrived on board the "Guildford" (6).
March 5, 1824 (Age 20 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports
Text:

Arrived Sydney aboard "Guildford", 5 Mar 1824.

Permission to Marry
Granted by Rev. John Espy to marry Mary/Martha BRONAHAN
1832 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Permissions to Marry 1810 - 1851
Note: A Ticket of Leave had been granted to George by this date.
Religious marriageHarriet VIDLERView this family
September 23, 1839 (Age 35 years)
Religion: Church of England
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

Citation details: 362/1839 V1839362 23B WELLS GEORGE VITLIERS HARRIET MD
Birth of a daughter
#1
Rebecca WELLS
November 14, 1841 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 1361/1841 V18411361 26A WELLS REBECCA GEORGE HARRIET
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"Rebecca Smith(Wells)14th November 1841 in Dapto died 27th September 1905 Bangalow."

Text:

Cemetery: Bangalow NSW Inscription Id: 7866851 Surname: Smith Given Names: Rebecca Birth Surname: Wells Birth Date: 14 Nov 1841 Death Date: 27 Sep 1905 Age: 64 Gender: F Birth Town: Dapto, NSW Spouse Name: James Father's Name: George Mother's Name: Harriet Mother's Maiden: Vidler

Note: The NSW Birth registration records show that Rebecca was born sometime in 1841.
Birth of a son
#2
Phoenix WELLS
October 1, 1843 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"Phoenix Wells born 1st October 1843,Dapto NSW, died 22nd July 1923, Rydalmere NSW"

Note: Birth registration record could not be located.
Birth of a son
#3
Edward WELLS
February 2, 1847 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 683/1847 V1847683 34A WELLS EDWARD GEORGE HARRIET
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"Edward Wells born 2nd February 1847 Liverpool NSW, died 8th August 1926, Lismore NSW."

Death August 27, 1849 (Age 45 years)
Address: Sydney Benevolent Asylum
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

Citation details: 440/1849 V1849440 34B WELLS GEORGE AGE 45
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"George Wells born 5th December1804 and died 27th August 1849."

Note: The NSW Death registration records simply show that George's death was registered as occurring sometime in the year 1849.
Family with Harriet VIDLER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 23, 1839Wollongong, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
23 months
son
3 years
son
Edward WELLS
Birth: February 2, 1847 43 26Liverpool, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 8, 1928Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Nathaniel LEATHES + Harriet VIDLER - View this family
wife’s husband
Nathaniel LEATHES
Birth: about 1796Stockwell, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 18, 1874Toolijooa, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Marriage: February 6, 1850Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
George SOWTER + Harriet VIDLER - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: January 7, 1875Dapto, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - Descendants of William Vidler
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

BirthThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
BirthW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 440/1849 V1849440 34B WELLS GEORGE AGE 45
BirthEmails - Pam Hewitt
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"George Wells born 5th December1804 and died 27th August 1849."

ConvictedThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names
Permission to MarryThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Permissions to Marry 1810 - 1851
MarriageWeb Site - Descendants of William Vidler
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

MarriageW - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 362/1839 V1839362 23B WELLS GEORGE VITLIERS HARRIET MD
DeathWeb Site - Descendants of William Vidler
Text:

Harriet married George WELLS on 23 Sep 1839 in Wollongong, NSW. George was born in 1804 in Yorkshire, ENG, died on 27 Aug 1849 in Sydney Benevolent Asylum, NSW at age 45, and was buried on 29 Aug 1849 in Camperdown, NSW.

DeathW - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 440/1849 V1849440 34B WELLS GEORGE AGE 45
DeathEmails - Pam Hewitt
Citation details: 18 May 2016
Text:

In part:

"George Wells born 5th December1804 and died 27th August 1849."