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David Cabelow

David Cabelow, one of 220 convicts transported on the Lord Eldon, April 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: David Cabelow
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Brickmaker
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 Life

Crime: Theft~housebreaking
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lord Eldon
Departure date: April, 1817
Arrival date: 30th September, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 330
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

Anonymous on 1st May, 2012 wrote:

David Cabelow and Thomas Jones were indicted for entering the dwelling house of John Sandle, (Elizabeth, his wife being therein) and stealing a gown, waistcoat, tea caddy and other articles.  Both were found guilty, and received death sentences.  David was 18 and Thomas 20.

26/5/1818: On list of prisoners to be sent to Newcastle per ‘Lady Nelson’. Listed as Gabellio.
1/8/1820: On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per ‘Lady Nelson’.
8/9/1821: Brichmaker; on list of prisoners victualled from H.M. Magazines.
17/11/1821: On list of prisoners transported to Newcastle per ‘Sally’.
6/2/1822: To be removed to Port Macquarie, having given himself up under the proclamation of Sir Thomas Brisbane.

6/2/1822: On list of convict runaways from Newcastle, removed to Port Macquarie per ‘Newcastle’.

Found no other info.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 1st May, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1798-00-00, gender m

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