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Joseph Ellis, one of 376 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 14 October 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||20th December, 1833
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 237 (120)
||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 3rd March, 2014 wrote:
Joseph was tried along with James Winteringham (also on board Fairlie) and W Dyson Wilburn, who was not transported, for breaking into the dwelling house of John Poskitt and stealing a velveteen coat, a silk handkerchief, a mixed silk and cotton handkerchief and a piece of bacon at Maydike.
Joseph died on the voyage of phthisis (tuberculosis) on the 20/12/1833. Listed as Joseph Ellin on the sick list of the Fairlie.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 3rd March, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), date of death: 20th December, 1833 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime