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Joseph Ormond, one of 224 convicts transported on the Strathfieldsay, 22 July 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Frs labourer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
||8th April, 1888
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Durham and Sadberge Assizes, Session or Court of Pleas, Pleas of the Crown, Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery
22nd July, 1831
15th November, 1831
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 223 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 162
||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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D Wong on 18th February, 2017 wrote:
19/2/1831 Newcastle Chronicle Tyne and Wear, England:
Joseph Ormond, Timothy Holt, and Win. Ashblunt, for having at East Herrington, broken into the dwelling house of 1 and stolen several articles of wearing apparel. (William Ashblunt was also on board - no ship found for Timothy Holt).
Joseph was born C1814 he was 5’4 1/2” tall, dark brown hair, grey eyes, single.
1832-1835 Musters: Assigned to Mr. R. Manby.
March 1845: CP
26/8/1845: CP Extended to include all Aust. Colonies.
7/10/1846: Launceston - tried for stealing 58 sheep - life - 4 years on Norfolk Island.
On return from Norfolk Island he was described as: 30 years old, 5/6 3/4” tall, fresh complexion, dark brown hair and whiskers, face pockpitted, illiterate.
10/2/1888: Admitted to the New Town Depot.
8/4/1888: Joseph died of Senilis, aged 74, at the New Town Pauper Establishment.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 18th February, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Orman, date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), date of death: 8th April, 1888 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime