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convict Richard "George" Ayton (1823-1886)

Richard "George" Ayton (1823-1886):

  • a convict from London who settled in Longford becoming a brewer and farmer and started a line of AYTON's in Tasmania who migrated to Victoria and WA after he married Margaret LOWE in 1851 in Launceston.
  • born Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England
    • parents: Christopher Ayton (1795-1862) and Margaret Ann Pooley (1802-1979)
    • grandparents: John Ayton (1759-1845) of Laxfield Suffolk, and Jane Sarah Simpson (1761-1812)
    • great grandparents: John Ayton (1734-1798) of Diss, Norfolk and Sarah Salter (1736-1770)
  • died Longford, Tasmania
  • convicted with another man Richard Sullivan, for stealing a pocket handkerchief at Temple Bar and transported on the “Surrey” in 1842. Died in Longford. See here and here.
  • hope this page helps others researching this family.

www.ayton.id.au_gary_genealogy_aytonrg_images_1886_aytonrichardgeorge_gra.jpgRichard George AYTON's grave at Longford Pioneer Cemetery - photo taken by Peter Cubit

Court record in 1841, numbered 6412 as George Ayton at age 18yrs and sentenced to 10yrs:

www.ayton.id.au_gary_genealogy_aytonrg_sources_aytongeorger_conviction1841.jpgthe following is the opposite page of the above, George is line 2:

  • Offence:  “picked pockets of a Gent at Temple Bar”
  • Trade: butcher
  • Native Place: Boro, London
  • F. Christopher (ie. his father)
  • B. Wm, Christopher, Hy, Robt (ie. brothers William, Christopher, Henry, Robert)

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below is another record of his sentence and here is noted his alleged accomplice Richard Sullivan aged 19yrs:

www.ayton.id.au_gary_genealogy_aytonrg_sources_aytongeorger_crime1841.jpg

below is his prison record:

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below is his marriage record to Margaret LOWE:

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and below is his wife's death record:

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descendants

ancestral family tree Ayton family of Diss, Norfolk

  • Andrew Ayton (1655-c1730) d. Diss, Norfolk
    • m. Mary ? (1660-)
    • Robert Ayton (1678-)
      • m. Mary ?
      • Ann Ayton(1699–)
      • Sarah Ayton(1702–)
    • Susannah Ayton (1684-)
      • m. Thomas Baker
      • John Baker (1711-)
      • Susan Baker (1712-)
    • Isaac Ayton(1685–1759) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
      • m. Elizabeth ? (1690-1760) in 1706
      • John Ayton(1708–1763) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
        • m. Ann ? (1710-1771) in 1728 in Diss
        • Elizabeth Ayton(1729–1729) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
        • John Ayton(1729–1729) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
        • John Ayton(1734–1798) b. Diss, Norfolk d. Laxfield, Suffolk
          • m. Sarah Salter (1736-1770) in 1754 in Laxfield, Suffolk
          • Mary Ayton(1755–)
          • William Ayton(1757–1797)
          • John Ayton(1759–1845) b. Laxfield, Suffolk d. Maldon, Essex
            • m. Susan ? (1760–1788) in 1781 in Laxfield, Suffolk
            • Sarah Ayton(1782–)
            • William Ayton(1783–1807)
            • John Seelie Ayton(1786–)
            • Mary Ayton(1788–)
            • m. Jane sarah Simpson (1761–1812) in 1791 in stonham aspall Suffolk
            • Jane Ayton(1792–)
            • George Ayton(1793–1794)
            • Christopher Ayton(1795–1862) b. Laxfield, Suffolk d. Whitechapel, Middlesex, London
              • m. Margaret Ann Pooley (1802–1879) in 1822 in Tower Hamlets, Middlesex
              • Richard George Ayton(1823–1886)
              • William Ayton(1827–)
              • Margaret Pooley Ayton(1829–1907)
              • Christopher Groom Ayton(1831–)
              • Robert Ayton(1834–1914)
              • Henry Ayton(1835–)
              • Jane Simpson Ayton(1839–)
              • Maria Elizabeth Ayton(1845–1898)
            • George Ayton(1796–)
            • Elizabeth Ayton(1797–)
            • Ann Leverick Ayton(1798–1799)
            • Thomas Ayton(1799–1800)
            • Robert Simpson Ayton(1800–)
            • Joshua Ayton(1802–1802)
            • m. Sarah Mason (1766-) in 1815 in Tollesbury, Essex
          • Sarah Ayton(1760–)
          • Ann Ayton(1762–)
          • Elizabeth Ayton(1764–1772)
          • James Ayton(1765–1817)
          • Abigail Ayton(1765–1765)
        • Isaac Ayton(1737–1796) b. Diss, Norfolk
        • Mary Ayton(1739–) b. Diss, Norfolk
      • Elizabeth Ayton(1708–)
      • Mary Ayton(1712–1712)
    • Frances Ayton(1691–1727) b. Diss, Norfolk
      • m. John Bond
      • William Bond (1715-1716)
    • Charles Ayton(1694–1766) b. Diss, Norfolk
      • m. Mary Shuckforth in 1734 in Diss
      • Mary Ayton(1736–)
      • Charles Ayton(1742–1813)
      • John Ayton(1749–)
    • Elizabeth Ayton(1696–1697) b. Diss, Norfolk
    • William Ayton(1697–1776) b. Diss, Norfolk
      • m. Susan ? (1700–1763) in 1735 in Diss
      • Susan Ayton(1736–)
        • m. George Hall
      • Sarah Ayton(1737–1805) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
        • m. William Barkham (1739–1823) in 1764 in Diss
        • Thomas Barkham(1775–1862)
        • Sarah Barkham(1777–)
        • Molly Barkham(1779–)
      • William Ayton(1739–1822) b&d. Diss, Norfolk
        • m. Phyllis Bunning (1733–1778) in 1764 in Diss
      • Charles Ayton(1740–1813)
      • Robert Ayton(1746–1746)
genealogy/aytonrg.txt · Last modified: 2022/04/18 19:05 by gary1