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Denham Tween, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 248
||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 3rd March, 2014 wrote:
Denham Tween was convicted along with John Walden (also on board Coromandel, but disembarked in NSW) for breaking into a shop owned by James White and stealing 3 cheeses, 48lbs butter, 4lbs Tea, 5 loaves bread, 97 yards Calico and 4 gallons of Elder Wine.
Denham was 20 years old on arrival in VDL.
29/11/1830: Married Mary Scott, 1 child Louisa 1842 is listed but I think there were other children.
25/3/1846: Declared Insolvent - he was a farmer at Hollow Tree Bottom near Oatlands.
Denham then moved to Victoria and died there in 1873 aged 74.
Louisa married in Victoria, nothing known about his wife Mary.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 3rd March, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1873 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime