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Joseph Booth, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Lancaster, Manchester Quarter Sessions
19th March, 1840
14th July, 1840
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 166
||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 6th October, 2018 wrote:
Joseph Booth was 31 years old on arrival - Native Place: Manchester.
Joseph was illiterate, protestant, single, 5’11½” tall, ruddy and freckled, brown hair, hazel eyes, right eye darker that the left, eyebrows meeting, mole on left cheek, woman, J x B M x B W B inside lower right arm, scar back of middle finger of right hand, E x K, half moon, and seven stars inside lower left arm.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 6th October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime