John Brugan/Burgen - 1829

Trial Year1829
First NameJohn
Last NameBrugan/Burgen
GenderM
Age
Aboriginal
Prior Criminal Record
Married
Country of Origin
Religion
OccupationLabourer
Trial Date14.04.1829
Conviction date14.04.1829
OffenceMurder
Particularsaxe
Location of OffenceMoreton Bay
Judge
CourtSupreme Court Criminal Jurisdiction
# of Accomplices2
SentenceDeath Passed
ExecutedY
Location Executed
Execution Date18.04.29
Sentence Commentverdict: guilty Gazette: Thomas Mathews, Thomas Allen and John Brungerexecuted following conviction or murder;
DeterminationExecuted
Place Imprisioned
Source NoteList of prisoners tried by the Supreme Court since 14/4/1829" entry dated 25/4/1829 (Reel 2389 NSWAO) SGIndex: received a last minute reprive SG 16 Apr 1829 2d; is executed SG Ap 221 1829 3a. Sydney Gazette, 21 April, 1829 p.3a Australian, 21 April, 1829 3d (copied)
Original Offence
Original Conviction Date
Original Conviction Place
Original Term
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Victim Name
Victim GenderM
Victim Age
Victim Aboriginal
Victim Married
Victim Status
Victim ParticularsWorked with Offender
Information SourcesThe Australian, Sydney Monitor, Sydney Gazette and NSW Advertiser
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