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Joseph Clayton

Joseph Clayton, one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Clayton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1790
Occupation: Cooper
Date of Death: 31st March, 1836
Age: 46 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing cheese
Convicted at: York, Boro and Soke of Doncaster Quarter Sess.
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 14th June, 1819
Arrival date: 30th October, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 171 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 185 (94)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Paul Clayton Judd on 9th April, 2012 wrote:

Stole 21 pieces of cheese with another man at Loversall near Doncaster, Yorkshire.
Very successful publican in The rocks and Sydney. Died with property and 5 children.

Paul Clayton Judd on 8th March, 2015 wrote:

Was on the Hulk ‘Retribution’.Married Elizabeth Allman in Sydney. Owned Coopers Arms Hotel at 3 locations in Sydney including The Rocks. Five children that grew to be very successful.

Convict Changes History

Paul Clayton Judd on 9th April, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

Paul Clayton Judd on 8th March, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st March, 1836 (prev. 0000), crime

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