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Joseph Clarke

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Clarke
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Sawyer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Cape of Good Hope
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mariner
Departure date: 19th January, 1827
Arrival date: 23rd May, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 61 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Debra Wayland on 13th June, 2018 wrote:

arrived on Mariner"3” ~ 23rd May 1827

... sent to Raffles Bay, NT.1828

Transported to Moreton Bay for 3 yrs by Parramatta Bench 30th Nov 1830, Mutinous Conduct.
Cert of Freedom 34/1109 Joseph Clarke
7th Sept 1834
Prisoner No 27/822
Ship : Mariner “3”
Master : Norsworthy
Year : 1827
Native Place : Warwickshire
Trade or Calling : Sawyer
Offence : Burglary
Place of Trial : Cape of Good Hope
Date of Trial : 24 May 1826
Sentence : 7 yrs
Year of birth : 1805
Height : 5 feet 3 1/2inches
Complexion : Sallow
Hair : Brown
Eyes : Dark Hazel
General Remarks : Lost one front upper tooth, small dimple in chin, was transported to Moreton Bay for 3 years by the Parramatta Bench on 30th Nov 1830 ...  for Mutinous Conduct. 
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Marriage recorded:20th Feb 1835
by Rev Samuel Laing in Sydney.

Joseph Clark/e… married Anne Pugh,
Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry: Name: Ann Pugh Age: 26 Birth Year: Abt 1809 Spouse: Joseph Clarke Request Status: Granted Date of Permission/Refusal: 6 Feb 1835

*** from this record, their first 3 children were registered as Clark’e’...  then the rest were registered as CLARK “no E”  dates have been followed to trace, rather than allowing the E to interfere.

Debra Wayland on 19th August, 2019 wrote:

Joseph fathered 10 children to Ann Pugh.  The first 3 children/girls are registered as CLARK’E’...  the rest of the children are registered as CLARK. The 7th child Thomas was a mayor of Casino in early 1900’s

Convict Changes History

Debra Wayland on 13th June, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: https://www.ancestry.com.au/interactive/1211/imaus1790a_081474-00041 https://www.ancestry.com.au/interactive/1689/31801_216697-00583/9249?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com.au/family-tree/person/tree/60925454/pe

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