Name Charles BEATTON
Country Of Origin Gibraltar
Born 1806
Died unknown
Birth/Baptism Born approx. 1806, Gibraltar
Parents unknown
Apprenticeship 1824: John Picken, watchmaker, Edinburgh, Scotland
Skills Clockmaker, Watchmaker (apprentice)
Work Locations No record found working in his trade in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)
Trial 15 December 1823, Edinburgh High Court of Judiciary, Scotland
Sentence 14 years transportation for house breaking and stealing a watch from the premises of Edinburgh clock and watchmaker, Thomas Picken.
Arrival 18 April 1835, Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the convict ship, Sir Charles Forbes (1)
Police Number 838
Convict Assignment
Ticket of Leave July 1831
Conditional Pardon September 1835
Other Certificate of Freedom: December 1837
Death unknown
TAHO: CON31/1/1, CON13/1/3.
The Hobart Town Gazette 30 July 1831; Launceston Advertiser 14 December 1837.