Robert Gunn1

M, #307, b. between 7 Jun 1786 and 5 Jun 1791, d. before 28 Feb 1849
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     Robert Gunn was born between 7 Jun 1786 and 5 Jun 1791 in Suffolk, England.2 He married Sarah Butcher on 30 Nov 1814 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 As of 30 Nov 1814, Robert Gunn and Sarah Butcher lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 Robert Gunn died before 28 Feb 1849.3 He was buried on 28 Feb 1849 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.3

Children of Robert Gunn and Sarah Butcher

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
6 Jun 1841Robert GunnHe was listed as head of household in the 1841 census in Stone Cottage, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Sarah Butcher, Robert Gunn, Samuel Gunn, Charles Gunn, Quarry Gunn and Walter Gunn.4

Criminal History

  • Robert Gunn was brought before the Magistrates on 12 Mar 1825 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. The trial was reported as convicted of feloniously killing a sheep and sentanced to 7 years transportation.5,6
  • He was brought before the Magistrates on 21 Apr 1825 in Prison Hulk "York", moored at Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. The trial was reported as his character was described as "bad".6
  • He was brought before the Magistrates on 23 Oct 1835 in Suffolk, England. The trial was reported as convicted of "assault, with intent to ravish" and sentanced to 2 years imprisonment.7

Occupation

DateOccupation
4 Jun 1816Jobber etc.8
20 Jul 1817Jobber etc.8
1 May 1820Labourer8
15 Feb 1822Gelder8
10 Sep 1825Castrater8
6 Jun 1841Butcher4
26 Jul 1846Butcher1
Last Edited=26 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  2. [S28] Online image of the 1841 Census for England & Wales (1841 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1038; Book: 2; Civil Parish: Debenham; County: Suffolk; Enumeration District: 1; Folio: 20; Page: 33; Line: 1; GSU roll: 474644."
  3. [S34] Microfilm of the Burials of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number) "unknown cd."
  4. [S28] Online image of the 1841 Census for England & Wales (1841 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1038; Book: 2; Civil Parish: Debenham; County: Suffolk; Enumeration District: 1; Folio: 20; Page: 33; Line: 1; GSU roll: 474644."
  5. [S121] Unknown document, unknown file number; unknown file name, Home Office; Criminal Registers, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Class: HO 27; Piece: 30; Page: 145.
  6. [S123] Unknown document, unknown file number; unknown file name, Home Office; Prison Hulk Registers & Letters, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Home Office: Convict Prison Hulks: Registers and Letter Books; Class: HO9; Piece: 9.
  7. [S122] Unknown document, unknown file number; unknown file name, Home Office; Criminal Registers, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Class: HO 27; Piece: 50; Page: 259.
  8. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).