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David Waters, one of 236 convicts transported on the Mangles, 08 December 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Painter & glazier
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 495 (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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Ron Garbutt on 10th July, 2020 wrote:
Old Bailey Proceedings Online (http://www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 10 July 2020), September 1832, trial of DAVID WATERS (t18320906-356).
DAVID WATERS, Theft > simple larceny, 6th September 1832.
Fifth Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Sergeant Arabin.
2087. DAVID WATERS was indicted for stealing, on the 16th of August , 1 pair of shoes, value 4s. , the goods of Thomas Brown .
THOMAS BROWN . I am a shoemaker . On the 16th of August the prisoner came, took these boots, and walked out of my shop with them; he got about twenty yards - I took him with them; I did not know him before.
Prisoner’s Defence. I was coming through Somers’-town with a young man; we were both drunk, and I did not know where I was.
GUILTY . Aged 18 - Transported for Seven Years .
D Wong on 11th July, 2020 wrote:
David Waters was listed as 19 years old on arrival.
Native Place: London.
David was illiterate, protestant, single, 5’6¼” tall, ruddy and pockpitted complexion, brown hair and eyes, Woman and anchor upper left arm, D upper right arm.
1/1/1834: Patrick Plains - Painter, aged 19 from London, ruddy, pockpitted complexion, tattoos. Absconded from Robert Scott since 10th Dec.
1837: Aged 22, Assigned to Robert Scott, Patrick Plains.
14/8/1839: TOL Patricks Plains.
????: TOL Patricks Plains
Convict Changes History
Ron Garbutt on 10th July, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime
D Wong on 11th July, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), occupation