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Joshua Griggs, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 15 July 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Essex Quarter Session
Surrey or Surry
15th July, 1831
26th November, 1831
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 200 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 132
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd November, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
No; 31/1742. 15
Age; 23 Est birth Year; 1808
Read & Write; Single; Religion; Protestant
Native Place; Essex
Calling; Shepherd, Milks, Reaps
Offence; Maiming a sheep
Date of Trial: Chelmsford. 4 Jan 1831
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 5 inches
Complexion; Dark Ruddy Freckled
Hair; Dark Brown
Assigned W. H. Dutton, Raley
Noted against name; Brother John Griggs per Georgianna (1831)
C 35/243. 36/2005
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation