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Joseph Webb, one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||4th March, 1835
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Suffolk Gaol Delivery
11th September, 1819
10th January, 1820
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 369 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 214. 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 11th January, 2017 wrote:
Joseph WEBB was convicted at Suffolk March 1819. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Dromedary’ arriving 10 Jan 1820.
Aged 48yrs; a shoemaker;
Native Place: Essex, England.
1822: Absent from his Master. Reprimand.
by 1829: Ticket of Leave granted.
1829: Neglect to attend Quarterly Muster. Fined.
27 Dec 1833: Maliciously cut and wound one Francis Clay. Committed for trial.
7 Jan 1834: Hobart S.C.: Guilty. Death penalty.
4 March 1835: Executed, at Port Arthur Penal Settlement.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 11th January, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 214. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 214),