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Joseph Jay, one of 160 convicts transported on the Royal George, 22 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 467 (235)
||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 20th December, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Ship; Royal George - 1828
Indent No; 10
Name; Joseph Jay
Age; 20 years - Read & write - Single
Native Place; Essex
Trade or calling; Reaps & Sows
Offence; Pig Stealing
Trial where & Date; Sussex - 5 Dec 1827 - 7 years. 2 previous convictions
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Remarks; DIED; in the Hospital, Newcastle. 31 March 1835.
1834 - 26 Dec/ Certificate of Freedom. No; 34/1628.
Age; 26 
1835 - Australia, Death Index
Name: Joseph Jay
Date: 1835 - Hoxham, Newcastle, New South Wales
Volume Number: V18352385 19
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th December, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime