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Abraham Owen, one of 230 convicts transported on the Woodbridge, 10 October 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
10th October, 1839
26th February, 1840
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 229 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 106
||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 9th February, 2013 wrote:
Abraham Owen was 45 years old and was transported for “drilling the mob in the use of firearms”. This appeared to have been connected to the build-up to the Newport Rebellion.
Abraham was a widower with four sons.
1843: TOL Queanbeyan
1875: Died at collecter/Goulburn aged 80
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 9th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1795, date of death 1875, gender, occupation