Personal Details

Name: REEVE, George
Convict Number(s): 6426
Year of Birth: 1822
Date of Death: 23/02/1901
Place of Death: Balbarrup Road, Wilgarrup, WA.
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Norwood
Ship Arrival Year: 1862

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 17/07/1863

Conditional Pardon

Date: 09/04/1866
Location: Bunbury, WA.

Certificate of Freedom

Date: 22/12/1869
Location: Bunbury, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: Married
Number of Children: 3
Occupation: Labourer
Literacy: Semi-Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Norfolk, England.
Details of Crime: Burglary. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 6 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Balbarrup, Bunbury, Perth, Wellington, Wilgarrup.
Employment Types: Labourer, Farmer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Employed by C. ROSE of Bunbury/Wellington from 22/02/1866 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Mr. ROSE assisted George to apply for his wife, Mary Ann & 3 Children to join him in Western Australia, which they did in March, 1866. Family grew to 5 Daughters & 4 Sons. They transferred to live and farm at Balbarrup, near Manjimup WA. Mrs REEVE became the local Nurse & Midwife for decades. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Refer Convict Biography by Irma WALTER at Harvey History Online Website.