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Joseph Varney, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, December 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||23rd July, 1793
|Date of Death:
||26th August, 1890
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Surrey (Southwark Borough) Quarter Session
26th June, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 301 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 133 (68)
||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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Ducie Hood on 12th February, 2012 wrote:
Joseph was caught stealing 2 silver teaspoons and a trial was held at the Surrey Quarter Sessions, Southwark, Bow, on 23 Oct 1818. Sentenced to 7 years transportation. He arrived in Sydney aboard the ship Baring (2) on 26 Jun 1819.
He was granted his Certificate of Freedom in 1825.
Convict Changes History
Ducie Hood on 12th February, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1793-07-23, date of death 1890-08-26
John Varney on 1st March, 2013 made the following changes: