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Thomas Davenport, one of 236 convicts transported on the Mangles, 08 December 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
8th December, 1832
17th April, 1833
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 235 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 495 (248)
||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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Roger Churm on 15th April, 2019 wrote:
London’s Central Criminal Court
Theft:stealing from master.
6th September 1832
Reference Number t18320906-251
1980. THOMAS DAVENPORT was indicted for stealing,on the 19th of July,2 watches,value 4I.10s;6 seals,value 4I.10s;1 watch-key,value 4s,and 2 shoes,value 6s,the goods of Robert Turner,his master.
ROBERT TURNER I am a broker,and live in Friar street,Blackfriars-road-the prisoner was my shopman for three days.On the 18th of July I went to bed,and had two watches,one on a nail,and one in a bureau drawer.in the room I sleep in-the prisoner slept in the shop;I got up a little before seven o’clock in the morning-he had absconded,and I missed these articles-the bed-room door had not been locked;I took him four or five days afterwards.
FRANCIS HENRY PARKER.I am a pawnbroker.I have a watch,pawned by the prisoner on the 19th of July
JEREMIAH HENRY JOYCE I am a pawnbroker,and live in the New road.I have a watch pawned by the prisoner to the best of my knowledge.
JOHN SHEPHERD.I am an officer,I took the prisoner,and found the duplicates on him.
GUILTY.Aged 21-Transported for Fourteen Years.