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Joseph Jones

Joseph Jones, one of 300 convicts transported on the Randolph, 24 April 1849

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Jones
Aliases: Boxall, Richard (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1829
Occupation: Bullock driver
Date of Death: 3rd September, 1917
Age: 88 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing chickens
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Randolph
Departure date: 24th April, 1849
Arrival date: 20th August, 1849
Place of arrival Port Phillip [convicts did not disembark at Port Phillip, but were sent on to Sydney]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 298 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 23 (13)
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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Convict Changes History

Sue Ralston on 30th September, 2014 made the following changes:

alias1: Boxall, Richard (alias) (prev. Boxall, Richard (Alias)), date of death: 3rd September, 1917 (prev. 0000), crime

Kevin Boxall on 3rd April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1829 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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