George CLARE

Family name(s) CLARE, CLEAR
Given name(s) George
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Shoemaker
Age when departed England 53
Trial date 26 February 1783
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Stealing material
Value of crimes 100 shillings
Original sentence Death
Transported for 7 years
Ship Friendship
Date left colony
Date of Death


Guilty of return from transport following the Mercury mutiny.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “troublesome at times”.Received 50 lashes in June 1789 for insolence.