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John Owen

John Owen, one of 236 convicts transported on the Mangles, 08 December 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Owen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft~housebreaking
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mangles
Departure date: 8th December, 1832
Arrival date: 17th April, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 235 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 494
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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Ron Garbutt on 9th July, 2020 wrote:

Old Bailey Proceedings Online (http://www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 09 July 2020), April 1832, trial of JOHN OWEN (t18320405-224).
JOHN OWEN, Theft > theft from a specified place, 5th April 1832.
1027. JOHN OWEN was indicted for stealing, on the 20th of March , 8 window-sashes, value 5l., and 2 doors, value 10s., the goods of Thomas Wade , and fixed to a building of his ; against the Statute, &c.

JOHN BARNEY DAY . I am agent to Mr. Thomas Wade- he has three houses in Fox-court, St. Sepulchre . On the 20th of March I met the prisoner carrying these eight sashes and two doors, which had been fixed in Mr. Wade’s houses; I asked what he was going to do with them - he said to take them to Barbican, and two persons had employed him to carry them there, but he did not know who - I said I should detain the sashes; I found on him a chisel, which the officer compared with the marks on the frame, and it fitted them exactly; these are the articles.

STEPHEN LLOYD . I am an officer. I took the prisoner- I fitted this chisel to the marks on the frame and door posts.

Prisoner’s Defence. I was employed to carry them.

GUILTY . Aged 39. - Transported for Seven Years .

https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/print.jsp?div=t18320405-224

Convict Changes History

Ron Garbutt on 9th July, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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