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Joseph Read

Joseph Read, one of 190 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 04 March 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Read
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: 19th April, 1854
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: 4th March, 1828
Arrival date: 14th July, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 190 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 328
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

Karen Fountain on 26th March, 2019 wrote:

Ticket of leave dated 31/03/1833
Certificate of freedom dated 1834
Native Place Birmingham
Trial date 26/03/1827
Married Catherine Frances Devlin 1842

Convict Changes History

Karen Fountain on 26th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 19th April, 1854 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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