George Todd Moxey R. N.,
Convict Ship Surgeon-Superintendent
Date of Seniority Royal Navy 20 August 1829
George Todd Moxey was born on 5 September 1801, son of Benjamin Solomon Moxey and Jane Todd. He was Christened on 14 Oct 1801 at Athelstaneford, East Lothian Scotland.
In November 1822 George Todd Moxey was promoted from Surgeon's Mate to Assistant surgeon 52. The Morning Post 3 January 1823
He was appointed Surgeon on 20 August 1829.
He was appointed to the Samarang in 1831. United Services Magazine
The Samarang was ordered home in 1834. Navy List
He was employed as Surgeon Superintendent on four convict ship voyages to Australia:
to NSW in 1839.
to NSW in 1840.
Susan to VDL in 1842.
Mount Stewart Elphinstone
to Moreton Bay in 1849
He was on the list of Surgeons of the Royal Navy, retired in 1864.
He is listed in the Medical Register
Residence: 11 Mansion House Road, Grange Edinburgh.
Qualifications Lic. Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh 1819.
M.D. University Edinburgh 1821.
In 1881 George Todd Moxey age 79 and his wife Isabella age 74 resided at 11 S. Mansionhouse Edinburgh with 1 servant. His occupation is given as retired Staff Surgeon R.N.
He died soon afterwards.
Photograph of Gravestone of George Todd Moxey - Billion Graves