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Joanna Neald, one of 179 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 06 May 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Central Criminal Court
6th May, 1839
12th September, 1839
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 178 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 26
||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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Dianne Jones on 8th April, 2021 wrote:
1842, 13 April: Stephen Gaisford (aka Gatesford] per Katherine Stewart Forbes (1832) and Joanna Neald [aka Johanna O’Neil] were granted permission to marry (see https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON52-1-2p036).
1842, 19 May: The couple was married at St John’s United Church, Launceston. He was 30. She was 20 (see https://stors.tas.gov.au/RGD37-1-2p304j2k). Stephen Gaisford was a bread and biscuit baker who had been convicted in 1831, along with 11 other men, for riotously destroying a house. All were sentenced to transportation for life.
1842, 14 July: Stephen received a Conditional Pardon (see https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-16$init=CON31-1-16p90).
Convict Changes History
Dianne Jones on 8th April, 2021 made the following changes: