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||13th May, 1790
life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
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Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 wrote:
Joseph Owen was tried at Shrewsbury, Shropshire on 12 March 1785 for receiving stolen goods with a value of 6 shillings. He was sentenced to transportation for 14 years and left England on the Friendship aged about 67 at that time (May 1787), he died in 1790.
Report from Dunkirk hulk was that he had behaved “very well”.A post mortem showed that “his stomach was quite empty”.
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 14 years, source, date of birth 1720, date of death 13th May, 1790, crime