Mr. Hovey, gold miner. Possibly Richard Hovey, who in 1862 was fined £3 for assaulting an Indigenous woman and was ordered to place an £80 bond to ensure his good behaviour for six months. Six weeks later he was remanded to prison for three days for smashing glasses in a saloon while drunk.
British Colonist, 5 April, 20 May 1862. BCDES 52.1.
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Mentions of this person in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Hovey. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/hovey.html.

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