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Edward Lowry

Edward Lowry, one of 200 convicts transported on the England, 31 March 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Lowry
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 15th November, 1832
Age: 15 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: England
Departure date: 31st March, 1832
Arrival date: 18th July, 1832
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 293 (147)
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

Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 wrote:

Edward LOWRY, aged only 13 yrs, was convicted at Middlesex G.D., London on 15 April 1830 for stealing a handkerchief from the person. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘England’ arriving 19 July 1832.

VDL:
Died at the H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart on 15 Nov 1832.  (ref. noted on Conduct record)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th June, 2021 wrote:

Convict Description Lists. Ship; England 19 July 1832
No; 670
Name; Edward Lowry
Height; 4 ft. 9 3/4 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown
Completion; Fair
Age; 17
Trial Date; 15 April 1830
Native Place; St Giles
Trade or calling;
Remarks; Died in H M C Hospital Nov 1832

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th November, 1832 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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