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Joseph Jephcoat, one of 200 convicts transported on the York, 11 August 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 394
||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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D Wong on 25th October, 2019 wrote:
30/3/1832 Leicester Journal Leicestershire, England:
COVENTRY LENT ASSIZES
Joseph Jephcoat, charged with receiving stolen silk, the property of Mr. Guison, was sentenced to seven years’ transportation.
Joseph was listed as 27 years old on arrival.
Joseph was 5’10¼” tall, sallow complexion, brown hair, reddish whiskers, light blue eyes, married with 2 children, wife at Coventry.
1833 Muster: Public Works
1835 Muster: Assigned to Mr. J. Allen.
21/8/1838 Colonial Times, Hobart:
Joseph Jeffcoat, a ticket-of-leave man, was charged with being out after hours, and assaulting a constable, who apprehended him.
Ordered to the tread wheel one week, and his ticket suspended.
1844: Again convicted - acquitted.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th October, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Jeffcoat, date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime