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Joseph Booth, one of 230 convicts transported on the Isabella, April 1818
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 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 13 (8)
||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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D Wong on 20th May, 2018 wrote:
2/9/1817 Manchester Mercury, England: Prisoners that have taken their trials - Joseph Booth, John Hankin, and William Grifith, burglary at Liverpool - Guilty.
Joseph Booth was about 19 years old on arrival in NSW.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
BOOTH, Joseph. Per “Isabella”, 1818
1818 Sep 22: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Glory” and “Isabella” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6006; 4/3499 p.57)
1821 May: Re permission to marry at Parramatta (Reel 6008; 4/3504 p.24)
5/6/1821: Married Hannah Cooper at St Johns, Parramatta - Hannah arrived free per ‘Ann 1810’ - her father Robert Cooper was a soldier in the 11/73 regiment. Hannah was born 1803-1874. They had 15 children.
1828 Census: Joseph, 29, free by servitude, Isabella, 1818, 7 years, Protestant, tailor, Parramatta
Booth, Hannah, 24, came free, Ann, 1809, Protestant
Booth, Jos. Jr. 7, born in the colony
Booth, Eliza, 6 born in the colony
Booth, Robert 3, born in the colony
Booth, James 1 born in the colony
C1885: Joseph died at Parramatta.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th May, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1885 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime