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Joseph Drew, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 09 October 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd February, 1831
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 495 (250)
||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 23rd January, 2018 wrote:
26/7/1830 Reading Mercury Berkshire, England:
Joseph Drew was convicted of breaking into the house of W. Miles, at Benham, and stealing a whip, silver watch, and several other articles.
Conduct Record: States that he died on the 8th February, 1831.
Death Record: States that he was buried on the 2nd February, 1831.
No other information on his record.
Joseph died at the Hobart Town Hospital, aged 28.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 23rd January, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd February, 1831 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime