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Joseph Vaughan, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 04 January 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 262. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 26th June, 2017 wrote:
Joseph VAUGHAN was convicted at Kent, England on 22 July 1833 for housebreaking and burglary. History of past offences. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Moffatt’ arriving 9 May 1834.
Married man, wife Elizabeth at Woolwich.
Two (2) children.
Trade - a ploughman; aged 31 yrs.
Native place of birth: nr Godstone, Surrey, UK.
Assigned to work.
1834 Mr Pyke.- misconduct. 6mths hard labour.
12 June 1846: Conditional Pardon for the Australian Colony approved.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 26th June, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 262. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 262),