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Moses Powell

Moses Powell, one of 164 convicts transported on the Morley, July 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Moses Powell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Morley
Departure date: July, 1818
Arrival date: 7th November, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 164 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 60
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

Maureen Withey on 20th July, 2020 wrote:

Nov 1828 Census at Parramatta.
Householder, Moses Powell, age 33, protestant, F.S. Morley 2, 1818, 7 years, labourer, Parramatta.
Mary Powell, age 32, protestant, G.S. Grenada 1825, 14 years, wife of Moses.
Another labourer, protestant 38 year old Samuel Gough, F.S. per Prince Regent 1820, 7 years, is living with them.
Moses signed his mark X.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th July, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1796 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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