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Joseph Ward

Joseph Ward, one of 272 convicts transported on the Perseus and Coromandel, January 1802

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Ward
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1780
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Worcester Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Perseus and Coromandel
Departure date: January, 1802
Arrival date: 14th August, 1802
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 251 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 313 (156)
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

Denis Pember on 14th April, 2016 wrote:

Joseph had been married prior to being transported on “Coromandel”.
He was married to Eleanor Taylor, January 17th 1798 in Scotland and they had a daughter; Mary Ann born October 11th 1799.
In the colony, he had a de-facto realtionship with Isabella Barnes (Convict, Alexander, 1806). The couple had a son, Joseph born June 29th 1812 at Parramatta.
However, by 1814, Isabella had clearly moved on and was in a relationship with William Burbridge (Convict, Albermarle, 1791).
Joseph himself, married Ann Uren (Convict, Sydney Cove, 1807). They married June 12th 1813 at Parramatta.
Joseph Ward of the parish of Liverpool and Ann Ewrary of ditto were married in this church by banns this 12th day of June 1813 by me Samuel Marsden.
Both Joseph And Ann made their X marks.
Joseph and Ann had two daughters.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 14th April, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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