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life span was 60 years*
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Sentenced to 15 years
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Nell Murphy on 28th July, 2016 wrote:
Josiah Boswell/Bosworth was a soldier, 28th Regiment (for 6yrs) on the ‘Layton’ 1835.
Tried at Sydney, Australia 13 Feb 1841 for stealing money and knocking a man down. 15yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Abercombie’ 1841.
Single man; soldier/farm labourer; aged 25yrs;
Native place - Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England.
30 July 1850: Conditional Pardon approved, Tasmania.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th July, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 15 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Josiah, surname: Boswell, alias1: Bosworth, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1816, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime