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Joseph Lawrence, one of 266 convicts transported on the Lord Lynedoch [Lord Lyndoch], 20 July 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th May, 1832
life span was 54 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 150
||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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Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 wrote:
Joseph LAWRENCE was convicted at the Middlesex G.D., London on 7 April 1831 for stealing 2 books. Court record gives verdict of transportation for 7 yrs. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Lord Lyndoch’ arriving 18 Nov 1831.
Aged 19 yrs.
2 April 1832: Assigned to Leigh. Out after hours.
7 May 1832: Died at the H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart. (ref. recorded on Conduct Record)
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th June, 2021 wrote:
Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts. (CON23)
Name; Joseph Lawrence
Ship; Lord Lyndoch
Height; 5 ft 5 3/4 in
Eyes; Lt Grey
Native Place; Horsley Down
Remarks; DIED; H M Col Hospital - 7 May 1832
Trade or calling; Labourer
Height; 5 ft. 5 3/4 in
Hair; Reddish Brown
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 made the following changes:
term: 7 years (prev. 99 years), date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), date of death: 7th May, 1832 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th June, 2021 made the following changes: