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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Wellington, New Zealand
16th November, 1846
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 10 other convicts
||Tasmanian Archives - convict records
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Nell Murphy on 13th March, 2018 wrote:
Joseph DAVIS was convicted at Wellington, New Zealand for burglary on 8 Sept 1846. 15 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Castor’ arriving 16 Nov 1846. Joseph stated he was originally from Manchester, England and had gone to New Zealand as a sailor on the ship ‘Eliza’ to Port Nicholson.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 13th March, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 15 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. ), firstname: Joseph, surname: Davis, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1811, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime