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Joseph Stone

Joseph Stone, one of 200 convicts transported on the England, 31 March 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Stone
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1795
Occupation: Potter
Date of Death: 13th October, 1836
Age: 41 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Derby Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: Life
Ship: England
Departure date: 31st March, 1832
Arrival date: 18th July, 1832
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries. Derby Mercury 11 Jan 1832
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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SUSAN SMITH on 13th August, 2020 wrote:

Stone was convicted in Jan 1832 for stealing a pound and a half of butter. He had been convicted in Jan 1830 for stealing a shovel and attempting to sell it. (Derby Mercury 20 Jan 1830.)

Iris Dunne on 13th August, 2020 wrote:

Conduct Record: Tried 3 Jan. 1832, Offence: Stealing money from a Cart, Once for Stealing a Shovel 12 months, again 14 days for Vagrancy and for Ducks. Wife Elizabeth at Bilport, Married 5 Children. Died from the Inclemency of the Weather on the 13th Oct. 1836. Died in the service of Mr. Andrew Smith of Rothwell
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-39$init=CON31-1-39P206

Description List: aged 39, Trade Potter
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON18-1-6$init=CON18-1-6P169

Convict Changes History

SUSAN SMITH on 13th August, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Derby Mercury 11 Jan 1832 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 290), date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), crime

Iris Dunne on 13th August, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 13th August, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. Derby Mercury 11 Jan 1832 (prev. Derby Mercury 11 Jan 1832), date of death: 13th October, 1836 (prev. 0000), occupation

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