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Owen Wright, one of 160 convicts transported on the Royal George, 22 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||3rd January, 1804
|Date of Death:
||26th December, 1833
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 470
||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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Malcolm Wright on 30th March, 2018 wrote:
12 Feb 1828 Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, Prison Ship/Hulk Leviathan before transportation
D Wong on 30th March, 2018 wrote:
23/1/1828 Bury and Norwich Post Suffolk, England:
At the City Sessions - Owen Wright, for stealing three pair of shoes from Mr. Isaac Bull, of St. Peter’s.
Sick List of the Royal George 1828:
Folio 2: Wright, Aged 24; sick or hurt, tooth ache; taken ill on 13 November 1828, discharged 13 November 1828.
26/12/1833: Convict Death Register - Owen Wright died in the District/Parish: Patterson Plains.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th December, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Royal George - 1828
Indent No; 57
Name; Owen Wright
Age; 23 years - Single
Native Place; Norfolk
Trade or calling; Farm Boy
Offence; Shop Lifting
Convict Changes History
Malcolm Wright on 30th March, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 3rd January, 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 26th December, 1833 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th December, 2021 made the following changes: