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Joseph Gray, one of 186 convicts transported on the Lord William Bentinck, 28 April 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th October, 1841
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 338
||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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Maureen Withey on 7th August, 2019 wrote:
Tasmanian conduct Record
Joseph Gray, No 862. convicted at Wilts, 14 July 1831, -Life. Offence – sheep-stealing. Gaol and Hulk reports good. Married, 2 children. Wife, Tabitha Gray at Shaftesbury.
Died at Swansea on the 8th October 1841. See Memo of P.S. 15 Oct 1841.
D Wong on 8th August, 2019 wrote:
Joseph Gray was listed as 27 years old on arrival.
Joseph was 5’4” tall, sallow complexion, dark brown hair and whiskers, dark grey eyes, impediment in speech.
8/10/1841: Joseph died at Swansea, Tas.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 7th August, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 8th October, 1841 (prev. 0000), gender: m
D Wong on 8th August, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime