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Joseph Sayle

Joseph Sayle, one of 297 convicts transported on the Bangalore, 01 January 1850

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Sayle
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1830
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 11th May, 1871
Age: 41 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Assault and attempted robbery
Convicted at: Isle of Man Castle Rushen Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Bangalore
Departure date: 1st January, 1850
Arrival date: 30th April, 1850
Place of arrival Moreton Bay
Passenger manifest Travelled with 301 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 168
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

A. Follower on 24th January, 2020 wrote:

c1830: Stated aged 19, in 1849 Quarterly list in prisons and on hulks.

[Great Britain Home Office & Australian Joint Copying Project & National Library of Australia & Library of New South Wales & Great Britain Public Record Office., “File 16, AJCP Reel: 92, Convict Transportation Registers, 1787 - 1870”, Page 168]

1841 Census: Aged 11 living with Robert Sayle (65) a weaver, Ann Sayle (65), Charles Sayle (20) a shoemaker, Catherine Sayle (40), Charlotte Sayle (30)., in Bride, Isle of Man.

[“1841 United Kingdom Census | 6 June 1841”, Isle of Man | Parish of Bride | Enumeration Schedule | Book | Folio | Page 29 | HO 107 / 1463/6 - 6 June 1841]

29-Jul-1847: Charged with assault with intent to rob being armed. Isle of Man. Castle Rushen Assizes. Sentenced 7 years.

30-Sep-1849: Detained on the Prison Hulk, Stirling Castles, at Portsmouth.

[Great Britain Home Office & Australian Joint Copying Project & National Library of Australia & Library of New South Wales & Great Britain Public Record Office., “Quarterly list in prisons and on hulks, 1849, (File 99-101. AJCP Reel No: 5206)”, Stirling Castle Convict Hulk at Portsmouth, Page 42]

15-Oct-1850: Ticket of Leave 50/305 - Allowed to remain in the service of St George Richard Gore in Darling Downs, Gore, Queensland, Australia.

11-Oct-1855: Marriage 1854 BM286 Joseph Sale Mary Hardy - Warwick Court House. QLD BDM.

Records for 7 children: Elizabeth Eliza [1857 - ], Robert [1859 - 1932], Henry William [1861 - ], Charles Edward [1866 - 1867], Mary Ann [1868 - 1954], Joseph George [1870 - 1949], Mary Ann Susannah [1864 - 1954]

11-May-1871: Death 1871 C1214 Joseph Sales - - ** born Isle of Man aged 41 years. QLD BDM.

Convict Changes History

A. Follower on 24th January, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1830 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th May, 1871 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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