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Joseph Cooksey

Joseph Cooksey, one of 168 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 14 April 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Cooksey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1796
Occupation: Carter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 14th April, 1827
Arrival date: 31st July, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 168 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 171 (87)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Ship; Marquis of Hastings
Age - 30
Died - Kelso
Date - 4th April 1828

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

No; 141
Age;  30 Est birth Year;
Reads, Married, 1 child
Religion; Protestant
Native Place; Bermingham
Calling; Carter
Offence; House Breaking
Date of Trial: Warwick, 22 July 1826
Sentence; life.
Height; 5 ft. 2 1/2 inches
Complexion; Sallow
Hair; Dark Brown
Eyes; Hazel
Noted against name; ? Goding, Bathurst

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th October, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1796 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th October, 2020 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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