Evidence Type: Newspaper Report
18 June 1834
THOMAS ADAMS, free, brought up on a charge of creating a disturbance and destroying property in the house of ISABELLA LLOYD. ISABELLA LLOYD being sworn, stated, that she formerly lived with the prisoner, but in consequence of his continued habits of drunkenness, was obliged to part from him, when he made over all the articles to her. On Sunday last he forced himself into her premises, and destroyed a great deal of earthenware. The prisoner in his defence stated, that the house was taken in his name, and that the complainant prevailed upon him to sign the articles over to her when he was in liquor. — He was bound over to keep the peace for twelve months.
See Original: “Police Office,” Sydney Monitor (NSW : 1828 – 1838), Wednesday 18 June 1834, p. 3