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Joseph Glue

Joseph Glue, one of 260 convicts transported on the Hooghley, 25 July 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Glue
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 8th January, 1848
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing potatoes
Convicted at: Sussex. Chichester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hooghley
Departure date: 25th July, 1834
Arrival date: 18th November, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 259 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 417 (210)
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

John Rowley on 7th May, 2014 wrote:

Convicted with his nephew George

D Wong on 7th May, 2014 wrote:

Sussex Advertiser Mon 7 Jul 1834 p. 3
Text: George Glue and Joseph Glue for stealing at the parish of Rogate, four sacks of potatoes, the property of John Buckle, Esq., value 12s. - transported for seven years.

Joseph Glue, son of Thomas Glue and Ann, baptised 2 Feb 1800 Rogate Sussex

Indent:  Glue, Joseph, age 35, could not read or write, Protestant, married with one child, native place Sussex, occupation farm servant, shepherd, crime - stealing potatoes, tried Sussex Quarter Sessions 30 Jun 1834, sentenced to seven years’ transportation, former conviction 1 month in gaol, 5 foot 9 and a half inches tall, ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, dark hazel eyes, scar inside top of middle finger of left hand, scar back of lower right arm, scar cap of left knee, breast hairy, uncle to 34-2647 (George Glue).

1839: TOL Campbelltown
30/6/1842: COF

27/3/1821: Married Hannah Hearsay – 1 son, Josiah born 1828

1840: Married Harriet Staggs (Came Free) Harriet arrived per ‘City of Edinburgh 1837 with her family, aged 14.  They had 5 children.

Harriet then married James Jones and had 15? more children.

Harriet died 1902.

Convict Changes History

John Rowley on 7th May, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 2nd February, 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 8th January, 1848 (prev. 0000), crime

D Wong on 7th May, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1799 (prev. 2nd February, 1800), gender: m

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