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Charles Glen

Charles Glen, one of 280 convicts transported on the Oriental Queen, 23 October 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Glen
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Assault and theft
Convicted at: Scotland Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Oriental Queen
Departure date: 23rd October, 1852
Arrival date*: 23rd June, 1853
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 554
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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Anonymous on 19th January, 2012 wrote:

Charles Glen was convicted of the theft of lead from a house at Nether Mill and of assaulting John Steen, Sheriff’s Officer,to the effusion of blood and injury to his person.  He had been twice before convicted of theft.  This was reported in the Glasgow Herald, Thursday 26 April 1849.

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