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Joseph Pullen

Joseph Pullen, one of 171 convicts transported on the Malabar, 18 June 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Pullen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Gloucester Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Malabar
Departure date: 18th June, 1821
Arrival date: 21st October, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 170 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 43 (23). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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

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
6 Brothers
2 Sisters

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))

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