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Joseph Houghton, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sarah, 29 November 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th August, 1851
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 409 (207)
||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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Carolyn Smith on 27th May, 2015 wrote:
Convicted with Thomas Boddington both were from Finedon Northamptonshire
A houghton on 5th April, 2016 wrote:
Joseph was married to Sarah Houghton with 5 children he had brown hair and blue eyes he had been granted his freedom after 14 years and died 15th August 1851 aged 51 of natural causes his life ended in Tasmanian along way from his family RIP I wonder if this is where I get my blues eyes from
Convict Changes History
Carolyn Smith on 27th May, 2015 made the following changes:
date of death: 15th August, 1851 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime