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life span was 57 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Lynette McKee on 31st July, 2014 wrote:
I have records showing this persons name was Joseph Bishop not Stephen.
D Wong on 31st July, 2014 wrote:
I agree with Lynette McKee, after checking the convict list on Linc - there was no Stephen Bishop on the ‘Isabella Watson’ - the only ‘Bishop’ was Joseph along with the corresponding convict details.
Joseph was transported for stealing a handkerchief from a shop.
He was 5’53/4” tall light brown hair, brown eyes, fair complexion, could read and write, RC.
1 sister, Mary at Limerick
21/1/1849: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 29th April, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1823, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 31st July, 2014 made the following changes:
firstname: Joseph (prev. Stephen), alias1: Stephen