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Joseph Buckley, one of 306 convicts transported on the Corona, 13 October 1866
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Southampton, Winchester Assizes
13th October, 1866
22nd December, 1866
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 186
||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 11th January, 2018 wrote:
16/7/1864 Hampshire Telegraph Hampshire, England:
HANTS SUMMER ASSIZES
George Lait and Joseph Buckley pleaded guilty to feloniously setting fire to a stack of straw, the property of at John Taylor at Romsey, on the 16th of May, 1864.
Sentence - seven years’ penal servitude.
George Lait arrived WA per ‘Vimiera 1865’.
Joseph Buckley was 22 years old on arrival in WA., he was single, 4’11” tall, dark brown hair, brown eyes, oval face, fair complexion, slight build, scar on left knee, sore on throat, left eye contracted, literate.
Comments: Labourer, general servant. On whaling cruise, 7/4/1874.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 11th January, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1842 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime