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Joseph Herring, one of 156 convicts transported on the Maria, 26 July 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 343 (173)
||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 15th March, 2021 wrote:
The following convicts were removed from our county Gaol on Tuesday last, and put board the Retribution hulk, at Sheerness, preparatory to their transportation to Botany Bay: Wm. Niblett, for life; Edward Sheppard, Thomas Smith, and John Gardner, for fourteen years; and Samuel Antill, Wm. Flint, Joseph Herring, William Hill, Nathaniel Lusty and Henry Williams for seven years.
Cheltenham Chronicle, 16 Sep 1819.
Hulk Records. HO-9-7-1 page 44.
Received from Gloucester, 8 Sept 1819.
Josh. Herring, age 31, Grand Larceny, Tried at Gloucester, 21 Aug 1819, 7 years, Transpd. 13 July 1820.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 15th March, 2021 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime