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Edward Drew, one of 310 convicts transported on the Mangles, 24 April 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Cornwall, Falmouth Quarter Sessions
24th April, 1835
1st August, 1835
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 309 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 39 (21)
||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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D Wong on 15th December, 2013 wrote:
Edward Drew was 16 years old when convicted along with Robert Roberts (also onboard Mangles) for stealing 2lbs of onions, the property of John Ellis.
Edward’s father was Daniel Drew, a baker, and he had 5 other children.
Edward was 5’1” tall, Blue eyes, brown hair, brown complexion, could read and write a little, single protestant, brown mole on right side of neck.
1835: Public Works
19/10/1846: Launceston to Portland Bay per “Minerva”, free by servitude.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 15th December, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1817, gender, occupation, crime