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Joseph Baybutt

Joseph Baybutt, one of 160 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 01 April 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Baybutt
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: 5th February, 1834
Age: 33 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster (Liverpool Borough) Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 1st April, 1830
Arrival date: 27th July, 1830
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 290
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Leonie Dolley on 12th April, 2013 wrote:

Page of this record is to browned at the top to read properly but looks like stealing liquor Joseph died in The Hobart Hospital 5\9\1834.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th May, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Year; 1833
No; 1314
Name; Joseph Baybutt
Ship; Sir Charles Forbes
Assigned; Public Works
Noted against name; DIED; 5 Feb 1834 ** date as per register **

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 wrote:

Appropriation Lists of Convicts
No; 1314
Age; 29
Trade or calling; Farm Servant


Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th March, 2022 wrote:

1834 - Burials in the Parish of Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham
No; 40
Name; James Baybutt
Abode; Hospital. When buried; 1834, 7 February
Age; 32 years
Ship’s Name; Sir Charles Forbes. Quality or profession. Convict.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 12th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1834, gender

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th May, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 5th February, 1834 (prev. 1834)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), occupation

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