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Richard Gadsden, one of 236 convicts transported on the Mangles, 08 December 1832
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life span was 51 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 492
||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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Ron Garbutt on 8th July, 2020 wrote:
Old Bailey Proceedings Online (http://www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 08 July 2020), April 1832, trial of RICHARD GADSDEN (t18320405-100).
RICHARD GADSDEN, Theft > simple larceny, 5th April 1832.
896. RICHARD GADSDEN was indicted for stealing, on the 20th of February , 1 roasting-jack, value 16s. , the goods of David Evans .
JAMES GODDARD . I am warehouseman to Mr. David Evans , of Mansion-house-street . On the 20th of February the prisoner walked into his warehouse, took this vertical jack from the crane it was on, placed it before him, and walked away; I was in the counting-house, saw him, and followed him - when he got on the pavement I took him- this is the jack; I had not known him before.
SAMUEL NEALE . I am an officer. About ten minutes past three o’clock I was sent for - Mr. Goddard and I took the prisoner.
Prisoner. I was out of employ, and throw myself on your mercy.
GUILTY . Aged 24. - Transported for Seven Years .
Convict Changes History
Ron Garbutt on 8th July, 2020 made the following changes:
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