Personal Details

Name: BENBOW, George
Convict Number(s): 7625/10071
Year of Birth: 1836
Date of Death: 23/08/1924
Place of Death: Claremont, WA.
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Clara
Ship Arrival Year: 1864

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 28/06/1865

Conditional Pardon

Date: CR- 29/05/1867

Certificate of Freedom

Date: 19/10/1868
Location: Bunbury, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Boot Closer
Literacy: Semi-Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Stafford, England.
Details of Crime: Larceny. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 6 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury, Fremantle, Perth, York.
Employment Types: Boot Maker, Shoe Maker, Self Employed 1887- 1889..

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


05/09/1872, Perth, WA.
Larceny from a Wreck.
6 years. - Noted Unmarried, Boot Closer. TL- 02/10/1876, CF- 05/09/1878.

Additional Information

Employed 3 Ticket of Leave Men from 1871- 1876 , one a Boot Closer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Please refer to website to read Convict Biography by Irma WALTER.