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Joseph Hibbert

Joseph Hibbert, one of 300 convicts transported on the Isabella, 11 July 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Hibbert
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Chester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 11th July, 1833
Arrival date: 14th November, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 163 (83). Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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

Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th February, 2013 wrote:

Joseph Hibbert was convicted at Chester on 02/07/1832 for stealing shoes and money. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Isabella’ arriving 14/11/1833.
Gaol report: bad, prev. conviction
Hulk report: good
Ship Surgeon’s report: good

Single man.
Convict no. 32475
1833: Public Works
26/11/1834: Misconduct in being out of bed and kindling a fire in his Barracks room - 10 days solitary confinement and transferred to Port Arthur Penal settlement.
13/10/1837: Anderson - neglect of duty. 10 days hard labour.
10/05/1838: Anderson - absent without leave - admonished.

Free Certificiate, no. 74, 1840.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th February, 2013 made the following changes:

source, gender, crime

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