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Joseph Lowe, one of 204 convicts transported on the Bangalore, 28 March 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Courts Martial, Kingston Jamaica
28th March, 1848
14th July, 1848
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land from Bermuda
Travelled with 204 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 294
||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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Eric Noonan on 24th December, 2012 wrote:
I believe his convict #5209 was “married"to Elzabeth Hayward (snr) on Norfolk Island. Can anyone confirm this?
(I use the term married in inverted ” commas because as was the general practice of the time the man approached the woman with a blanket and tossed at her feet, and she picked it up the proposal was accepted!
Eric Harry Daly on 24th December, 2012 wrote:
Family Name (1) Given Names (1) Ship or Free (1) Family Name (2) Given Names (2) Ship or Free (2) Date CON Ref(s) RGD Ref(s)
LOWE Joseph Bangalore MACDONALD Catherine Tory 29 JUL 1851 CON52/1/3 p280
Convict Changes History
Eric Noonan on 24th December, 2012 made the following changes: