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Joseph Johnson

Joseph Johnson, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Johnson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Horse theft
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sesostris
Departure date: 23rd November, 1825
Arrival date: 21st March, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 311 (157)
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

Bev Langdon on 15th May, 2013 wrote:

Married Margaret Wall, 30 Sep 1834 at Mulgoa, NSW.

Bev Langdon on 15th May, 2013 wrote:

Arrival date in Australia 21 March 1826.

Rex Holihan on 11th June, 2015 wrote:

Granted TOL 27.07.1839 Married Margaret Wall 30.09.1834 Cobbity NSW.accidently killed 21.08.1849 had 9 children

Convict Changes History

Bev Langdon on 15th May, 2013 made the following changes:


Rex Holihan on 11th June, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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