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Joseph Claypon, one of 190 convicts transported on the Henrietta, 10 July 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||12th December, 1846
life span was 52 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 375 (189)
||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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David Clayton on 28th May, 2014 wrote:
Convicted with his brother William Claypon (Clayton) for night poaching. They lived in Darfield, West Yorkshire. Both given 7 year sentences with transportation. William was not transported possibly because he was married with seven children where Joseph was single. Joseph was imprisoned in Fingal, Tasmania where he died in 1846.
Convict Changes History
David Clayton on 28th May, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: Clayton, date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th December, 1846 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime