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Richard Allen

Richard Allen, one of 228 convicts transported on the Lord Hungerford, July 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Allen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lord Hungerford
Departure date: July, 1821
Arrival date: 26th December, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 227 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 59 (31)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

D Wong on 18th September, 2016 wrote:

Richard Allen had two previous convictions, once for stealing oranges and 2 months in Warwick for Shoplifting.

31/12/1828: Was a constable.

24/9/1831: CP

3/10/1834 Trumpeter General, Hobart:
James Hoyle, Richard Allen, Henry Walker, and Thomas Burrell, for cattle stealing;
Not Guilty. Detained on another charge.—Found Not Guilty.

Nell Murphy on 9th September, 2017 wrote:

Marriage:
8 May 1832 - Richard ALLEN, bachelor to Julia ANTONIO, spinster in the Parish of Bothwell, VDL.
(ref. Green Ponds district 36/1/2 no. 2030 Permission given by Guardian) Wife Julia was the daughter of Charles & Mary ANTONIO (ANTONE).

CHILDREN:
30 June 1844 Matilda ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, a Carter, Bothwell. Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/26 no. 13)

31 March 1846 female child ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, a carrier. Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/26 no. 50)

11 Dec 1849 William John ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, a carrier.  Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/26 no. 141)

5 May 1852 Cecilia Jane ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, carrier.  Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/30 no. 18)

31 July 1854 Charles Arthur Edward ALLEN born at Bothwell.  Father - Richard ALLEN, carter.  Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/32 no. 32)

28 June 1856 male child ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, farmer.  Mother - Julia ANTONIO.  (ref. 33/1/34 no. 29)

29 July 1858 Annie Maria ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, farmer. Mother - Julia ANTONIO. Informant for inf - Mary ALLEN, sister. (ref. 33/1/36 no. 34)

24 Sept 1860 female child ALLEN born at Bothwell. Father - Richard ALLEN, carrier. Mother - Julia ANTONIO. (ref. 33/1/26 no. 50)

Convict Changes History

Helen White on 16th September, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Nell Murphy on 9th September, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: m

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