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Joseph Collins, one of 160 convicts transported on the Royal George, 22 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 471 (237)
||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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D Wong on 20th September, 2014 wrote:
Joseph Collins was transported along with Robert, Alexander for “use of force to rob a Mr George Scammel of silver coins totalling 19 shillings”.
Joseph and his wife Ellen Eliza Cheetham were witnessess at the marriage of Robert Alexander and Mary Theresa McCarthy at the Church of England Chapel at Sutton Forest on 14/4/1837.
Joseph was in Kiama in 1852.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th September, 2014 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime