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Joseph Cotsell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Cotsell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a watch
Convicted at: Ireland, Fermanagh
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Bussorah Merchant
Departure date: 16th August, 1831
Arrival date: 14th December, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 52 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 23rd June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Portsmouth England. Single - Norfolk Island very detailed list of colonial sentences.

Dennis Nightingale on 23rd June, 2015 wrote:

102170 Cotsell Joseph - Bussorah Merchant 1831.
  1840 15 January Cassilis GG
           
  Seaman and soldier aged 31 from Portsmouth. 5’ 10” ruddy fair pockpitted compl., light brown hair, grey eyes, Absconded from the lockup at Cassilis 26 December 1839.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 23rd June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Joseph, surname: Cotsell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 23rd June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, occupation, crime

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