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George COKER/CUCKOW

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CUCKOW George - Mermaid 1830 42/0263 12 Feb 1842 Ticket of Leave Passport [4/4244; Reel 969] Ticket of Leave 38/1209; On the recommendation of Camden Bench
CUCKOW George - Mermaid - 1844 Recommended Conditional Pardon [4/4479; Reel 797 Page 095] Recommended by J Macarthur; W Macarthur JP; R Forrest; J Coy; W Parker
CUCKOW George - Mermaid 1830 46/028 2 Mar 1846 Second Class Conditional Pardon [4/4483; Reel 799 Page 055-056] -
CUCKOW George (son) Mermaid 1830 38/1209 Ticket of Leave [4/4121; Reel 930] District: Camden; Born: Kent; Trade: Farm lab; Tried: Kent Maidstone
CUCKOW Thomas (father) Mermaid 1830 39/1031 Ticket of Leave [4/4121; Reel 930] District: Camden; Born: Kent; Trade: Farm lab; Tried: Kent Maidstone
 
George Cuckow
Baptism Date: 2 Apr 1809
Baptism Place: Boxley, Kent, England
Father: Thos. Cuckow
Mother: Olive Cuckow
FHL Film Number: 1736528
Reference ID: 30/191

Geoff
 
UK, Prison Hulk Registers and Letter Books, 1802-1849
Name: George Cuckow
Age: 20
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1809
Date Received: 16 Sep 1829
Ship: Retribution
Place Moored: Woolwich
Date Convicted: 8 Aug 1829
Place Convicted: Maidstone

Geoff
 
Thanks Geoff.

George is 36 in 1846 when he was buried.

Father and son tried Kent.

Dave
 
Convict Ship Mermaid 1830
Voyage: 152 days
Deaths: 2
Surgeon's Journal: yes
Master William Henniker
Surgeon Superintendent David Boyter

The Mermaid arrived in Port Jackson on 7th May 1830 with 198 male prisoners.
 
George
Crime: Killing a deer?
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Mermaid
Departure date: 2nd December, 1829
Arrival date: 7th May, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts
Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 244

Thomas
Crime: -
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Mermaid
Departure date: 2nd December, 1829
Arrival date: 7th May, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

Killing Cattle
 
Sentence must have been commuted...

England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892
Name: George Cuckow
Date of Trial: Summer 1829
Trial Year: 1829
Location of Trial: Kent, England
Sentence: Death
[With father, Thomas]

Geoff
 
The Morning Post (London, England), Monday, August 17, 1829

Thomas Cuckow and his son George Cuckow were found guilty of killing and stealing a cow., the property of John Fairhead at Boxley. - Death recorded.
 
George married in 1843 before he was granted his CP.

CUCKOW George - Mermaid - 1844 Recommended Conditional Pardon [4/4479; Reel 797 Page 095] Recommended by J Macarthur; W Macarthur JP; R Forrest; J Coy; W Parker

The Macarthurs were landowners and sheep breeders.

CofE
Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of St. John Camden with Narellan in the County of Camden and Cumberland in the Year 1846
No. 115 When Baptised: March 29 1846 When Born: February 22 1846 Frances Sarah - George and Mary Coker Abode: Camden Quality or Profession: Farmer By whom the Ceremony was performed: Robert Forrest
 
Burial V1846774 31B/1846 COKER GEORGE AGE 36


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Burials in the Parish of St John Camden with Narellan in the County of Camden with Cumberland in the Year 1846
No. 23 George Coker Abode: Camden When Died: October 31, 1846 When Buried: November 2, 1846 Age: 36 Years Ship's Name: - Quality or Profession: Farmer By whom the Ceremony was performed: Robert Forrest
 
V1843206 27C/1843 COKER GEORGE - DAWSON MARY CB= CofE Parramatta, St John's


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Marriages solemnized in the Parish of St John Parramatta in the County of Cumberland in the Year 1843
No. 258
George Coker of the Parish of Camden Bachelor
Mary Dawson of this Parish Spinster
married in this Church by Banns with consent of -
Twelfth day of April 1843 By me J. Walker Offg. Minr.
The mark of George Coker, Mary signed
Witnesses: George Neale of Parramatta, Maria O'Neill of Parramatta
 
V1848172 33B/1848 HOBBS THOMAS - COKER MARY MY= CofE Camden; St John's Oaks; Picton; Stonequarry

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Marriages solemnized in the Parish of St John Camden in the County of Camden in the Year 1848
No. 2
Thomas Hobbs Widower of this Parish
Mary Coker Widow of this Parish
married in this Parish by Banns with consent of -
Twenty seventh day of September 1848 By me Edward Rogers
Thomas Hobbs his x mark, Mary signed
Witnesses: Thos. Hanson of Camden, Sarah Tiffen of Camden Park
 
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