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Joseph Holmes

Joseph Holmes, one of 180 convicts transported on the Lady Feversham, 03 April 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Holmes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lincoln Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lady Feversham
Departure date: 3rd April, 1830
Arrival date: 29th July, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 300
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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Maureen Withey on 20th August, 2020 wrote:

On Wednesday evening the following convicts were removed from Lincoln Castle to the Leviathan hulk in Portsmouth harbour: John Watson, John Whitaker, Thos. Grant, John Johnson, Richard Riggall, and Geo. Kent, for the term of 7 years; Laxton Kirkham, for 14 years: and John Askew and Joseph Holmes, for their lives.
Stamford Mercury, 16 Oct 1829.

Maureen Withey on 16th September, 2020 wrote:

ADM 101/41/2 .  Medical and surgical journal of the convict ship Lady Feversham from 1 March 1830 by Douglas Wilson, surgeon and superintendent, during which the said ship was making a passage to Sydney.
Folio 5: Joseph Holmes, aged 18, convict; case number 6; disease or hurt, ulcer. Put on sick list, 1 April 1830 at Spithead. Discharged 11 June 1830 cured.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 20th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

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