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life span was 60 years*
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Sentenced to 14 years
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Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd November, 2012 wrote:
Joseph was convicted of desertion from Army at Dublin Barracks on 12/03/1843. 14yr transportation sentence to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844. Previous 3 times for desertion.
Gaol Report: Good conduct
Surgeon’s Report: Very good. Head overseer.
Protestant, can read & write; soldier/shoemaker; aged 30yrs; 5’6”; single; fresh complexion; brown hair; hazel eyes. Native Place: Leeds, Yorkshire.
Station Gang: Browns River 21mths. Emerged 24/05/1846.
Numerous recordings of misconduct.
27/07/1852: Ticket of Leave
29/08/1854: Conditional Pardon
17/08/1857: Free Certificate
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 22nd November, 2012 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 14 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1814, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime