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Joseph King

Joseph King, one of 219 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1815

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 7th February, 1836
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: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Ocean
Departure date: August, 1815
Arrival date: 30th January, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 220 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 237 (120)
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th June, 2021 wrote:

1833 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters. Tasmania
Year; 1833
No; 50
Name; Joseph King
Ship; Ocean
Remarks; DIED; 7 Feb 1836

1820 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters. Tasmania
Ocean; Master; Johnston. Arrived; Jan 1816.
Trial; London - Jan. 1815. Sentence; Life. In Govt Employ.

Maureen Withey on 11th August, 2021 wrote:

Tasmanian Record.
Convict Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-23$init=CON31-1-23p193
No 50. Jos. King, Ocean & Kangaroo, Tried London 11 Jan 1815. Life.

Many entries on record, starting Dec 20 1819.
Died at Allan Vale Road Party 7 Feb 1836.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 9th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 7th February, 1836 (prev. 0000)

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