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Joseph Anderson, one of 204 convicts transported on the Bangalore, 28 March 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 288.
Tasmanian Archives - Convicts. http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?detail=1&type=C&id=999.
Cornwall Chronicle newspaper 08/02/1851
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th October, 2012 wrote:
Joseph Anderson was convicted at Yarmouth, Norfolk 28/12/1843 of robbing a man of 30/- near Yarmouth. (Previous - stealing a pair of bellows from a yacht - 3mths.) 7 yr Transportation sentence.
Joseph was first transported to Bermuda.
Joseph departed Bermuda 28/03/1848, arriving Van Diemens Land 28/11/1848.
Native Place: Norwich. Occupation - Waterman. 5’6”; sandy hair; blue eyes; ruddy complexion; 25 yrs of age; single man; can read. Protestant.
Father: Clement; Mother: M (Mary ?)
Brothers: William; John; Clement
Sisters: Martha, M (Mary ?)
Convict no. 999. Class C.
Assignments at Bridgewater, Campbell St. and Macquarie St. Hobart.
Ticket of Leave granted.
27/12/1848: Larceny (under 5 pounds) - Ticket of Leave revoked.
13/08/1850: Ticket of Leave granted.
01/02/1851: Free Certificate. (ref. Cornwall Chronicle 08/02/1851).
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th October, 2012 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1823, gender, occupation, crime