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Joseph Canbay, one of 200 convicts transported on the Guilford [Guildford], August 1811
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
* Arrival date is estimated
||Gibraltar Court Martial
31st March, 1812
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 195 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 55 (29)
||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 12th May, 2019 wrote:
Tas. Records, CON13-1-3p28
A list of eight persons at Van Diemen’s land claiming their certificates of Freedom, with details of their convictions, and their descriptions taken on their arrival in Sydney Cove. Signed and Dated, Colonial Secretary’s Office, F. Goulburn, Sydney, 9 Feb 1824.
Joseph Canby, arrived “Guildford (1)” in 1812; tried Gibraltar Ct. Ml., 8 Apr 1810, sentenced to 14 years. Trade, servant, age 33.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 12th May, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Canby, gender: m