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Joseph Burnett, one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 184
||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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Maureen Withey on 27th July, 2019 wrote:
Joseph Burnett is listed in the 1828 NSW census as a servant to John Wigley and family.
1828 NSW Census at Parramatta
John Wigley, age 52, shoemaker, protestant(Indian, 1810, 14 yrs)and his family, wife Elizabeth, age 38, ( Mary Ann, 1816, 7 yrs), children, all born in the colony, Timothy, 9, John, 6, and Susannah, 4, and 2 convict servants, Jane Mushins, 15 (Louisa 1827, 7 yrs) and Joseph Burnett, 28, (Malabar, 1819 life).
D Wong on 27th July, 2019 wrote:
Joseph Burnett was listed as 21 years old on arrival.
Native Place: London.
Joseph was 5’4¼” tall, fair pale complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes.
1829: TOL Parramatta
8/2/1836: TOL cancelled for dishonest conduct.
20/4/1843: TOL Passport, Queanbeyan Bench
4/8/1845: TOL Passport, Queanbeyan Bench
1/6/1844: TOL Passport, Queanbeyan Bench
1846: Recommended for a CP
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 27th July, 2019 made the following changes:
D Wong on 27th July, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime