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Details for the convict Matthew Stevenson (1822)

Convict Name:Matthew Stevenson
Trial Place:Stafford Assizes
Trial Date:1 September 1821
Sentence:Life
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Arrival Details
Ship:Prince of Orange (2)
Arrival Year:1822
 
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  • Researcher (Brian & Toni )
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Matthew partnered John Twiggs (Claudine 1821) in house robberies.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 July 2014

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Research notes

Matthew was convicted at Stafford Assizes on 1 September 1821 and sentenced to life transportation, he arrived Tasmania aboard. prince of Orange on 23 July 1822.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 14 July 2014
Matthew and John Twiggs (Claudine 1821) were convicted in September 1824 at Hobart of steal from dwelling house & place occupants in fear and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 July 2014
Matthew Stevenson and John Twiggs were hanged in September 1824 at Hobart Gaol. Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 21 October 1824 page 4 and Hobart Town Gazette 24 September 1824 page 2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 July 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/4, p.142

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