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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||23rd December, 1809
|Date of Death:
||9th May, 1866
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Newgate Calendars of prisoners for trial 1782-1853
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
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D Wong on 24th May, 2020 wrote:
Edward Wells was listed as 18 years old on arrival.
Native Place: London.
Edward was literate, single, 5’4½” tall, sallow complexion, brown hair, dark brown eyes.
Assigned to L Darcy, Argyle.
5/10/1835: COF - described as: 25 years old, 5’5” tall, sallow complexion, brown hair, chestnut eyes, scar on each side of forehead, E W and two sprigs on upper right arm.
Singleton Pioneer Register p. 91
Details: Born 1811 Finsbury, London, son of William and Ann Wells. Spouse Margaret Galvin. See Pioneer Register for details of descendants.
1839: Married Margaret Galvin (daughter of Thomas Galvin ‘Royal Admiral’ 1791 and Sarah Wood ‘Glatton’ 1803) at St. Mary’s, Sydney.
1840: Thomas J
Convict Changes History
Cheryl Chivers on 24th May, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Newgate Calendars of prisoners for trial 1782-1853
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 (prev. ), firstname: Edward, surname: Wells, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 23rd
D Wong on 24th May, 2020 made the following changes: