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Joel Orme

Joel Orme, one of 209 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 05 October 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joel Orme
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1826
Occupation: Whaler
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Chester Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hindostan
Departure date: 5th October, 1840
Arrival date: 19th January, 1841
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 208 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 228
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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Community Contributions

Wendy Bloomfield on 2nd April, 2013 wrote:

Married Phillis Evans, formally Langley, nee Skinner on 17 July 1861 at Chalmers Free Presbyterian Church, Hobart.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Bloomfield on 2nd April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1826, gender, occupation

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