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life span was 54 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Eric Harry Daly on 11th January, 2013 wrote:
Joseph Bishop was tried at Old Bailey, London on 10 December 1783 for stealing handkerchiefs with a value of 15 shillings. He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years and left England on the Friendship aged about 23 at that time (May 1787)
His occupation was listed as fisherman.
Guilty of return from transport following the Mercury mutiny.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “troublesome at times”
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 11th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1764, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime