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Andrew Ovens, one of 190 convicts transported on the Layton, 17 June 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
17th June, 1829
8th November, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 189 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 103 (54)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 186
Name; Andrew Owens
Read and write, Married - 2 children
Native Place; Northumberland
Trade or calling; Tailor
Trial where & Date; Forgery - 24 Dec 1828.
Sentence; 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 7 3/4 in
Eyes; Light Hazel
Completion; Sallow, pock pitted
Remarks; Assigned; Edward Hunt, Sydney
Additional remarks noted against name; DIED; 8 July 1834. Sydney
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th February, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1834 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime