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Joseph Pullen, one of 171 convicts transported on the Malabar, 18 June 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
18th June, 1821
21st October, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 170 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 43 (23). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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James P Parsons on 20th June, 2016 wrote:
Married bigamously in Tasmania, as did his wife in England.
Nell Murphy on 21st June, 2016 wrote:
Joseph Pullen was convicted for stealing silver spoons - 4 April 1821 at Gloucester Assizes. Second conviction. 7yr sentence. Hulk Report - quiet & orderly. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Malabar’ 1821.
Native place - Mayfield, Gloucester.
Married - wife at native place
Assignments in the Colony.
21 Sep 1827: abscond. 4mths Chain Gang at St. Peter’s Pass.
2 Jan 1828: Disobedience of orders and being absent without leave on 1st Jan (holiday). 3mths Chain Gang.
Ticket of Leave granted.
19 May 1829: Break, enter and steal. Discharged - no proof.
Pardon granted (date not noted).
Married Ann Turner at Pittwater, Sorell on 19 Sept 1831. (ref. 36/1/2 no. 1739). n.b. Convicts were PERMITTED to remarry after a period in the Colony, if permission given by the Government, there his marriage was not bigamous. It is recorded in his Conduct Record that he married, so therefore approved.
Convict Changes History
James P Parsons on 20th June, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime
Nell Murphy on 21st June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 43 (23). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 43 (23))