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Joseph Shorland, one of 200 convicts transported on the England, 31 March 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||2nd February, 1835
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 289 (145). 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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th August, 2013 wrote:
Joseph Shorland was convicted at Bristol on 2/1/1832 for Highway Robbery. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘England’, arriving 19/07/1832.
Aged 19yrs; single man.
Assigned in Colony: 1833 Martin; 1834 Shalles - suspicion of assault and robbery. Removed to Port Arthur Penal settlement.
Died Port Arthur 02/02/1835.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th August, 2013 made the following changes:
source, alias1, date of birth 1813, date of death 2nd February, 1835, gender, crime