Transported Convicts (2)

John Lowe


John Lowe was born Awre in 1784 and worked as a labourer in the Blakeney area. On 26 Aug 1829, at the age of 44, he was sentenced to be transported for seven years for the theft of part of an oak tree from the Crown. After a spell on a hulk, Justitia at Woolwich he was transferred to the York 1 which set sail for New South Wales on 4 Sept 1830 and arrived on 7 Feb 1831.

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