Family name(s) BATLEY
Given name(s) Walton, Walter
Alternate name(s) ROUS/ROUSE/ROWSE, John
Sex Male
Occupation Bricklayer
Age when departed England 27
Trial date 29 October 1783
Trial place Old Bailey, London
Crimes Stealing clothing
Value of crimes 87 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Friendship
Date left colony
Date of Death


Guilty of return from transport following the Mercury mutiny.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “troublesome at times”.According to documents of the time “an industrious quiet man” .