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Joseph Smith

Joseph Smith, one of 338 convicts transported on the Coromandel and Experiment, November 1803

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1773
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 Life

Crime: Forgery
Convicted at: Oxford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Coromandel and Experiment
Departure date: November, 1803
Arrival date: 7th May, 1804
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 337 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 357 (178). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4004]; Microfiche: 631). UK, Prison Hulk Register (Class: HO9; Piece: 4)
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

Jeanette Haydock on 8th September, 2018 wrote:

Joseph married convict Margaret (B)Radshaw in 1811 after three children. he was widdowed the same year and married Elizabeth Smith.

Iris Dunne on 8th September, 2018 wrote:

Convicted Date: 3 March 1802

Prison Hulk Register: ship Retribution, date received from Oxford 6 July 1803, aged 30, Offence “altering of forged note as same”, transferred to Coromandel [?] October 1803

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 8th September, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 8th September, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 357 (178). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4004]; Microfiche: 631). UK, Prison Hulk Register (Class: HO9; Piece: 4) (p

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