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Joseph White, one of 224 convicts transported on the Isabella, 22 November 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 240
||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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D Wong on 9th November, 2020 wrote:
Joseph White was 25 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Somerset.
Joseph was literate, Protestant, Single, 5’4½” tall, pale complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes, right eye weak, J W on lower left arm; served 4 years at Chatham.
RETURN OF ALL CONVICTS ASSIGNED BETWEEN THE 1ST DAY OF JANUARY AND THE 31sT DAY OF MARCH, 1832.
1257. White Joseph, Isabella (4), hawker, to William Dangar, Neatsfield.
21/11/1832: Hunter River - Absconded on the way to his master Mr. Dangar.
14/3/1833: William Dangar offering reward for 2 missing assigned servants - Robert Padfield and Joshua White (Hawker).
1837: Newcastle - Aged 28. Assigned to the iron gang at Newcastle.
9/1/1839: Maitland - Hawker aged 33 from Somerset. 5’ 4 1/2”; fair ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes. Absconded from the Stockade at Maitland 27 December.
4/43/1840: Maitland - Apprehended after absconding from the Stockade at Maitland
15/10/1841: Newcastle - Assigned to John Marshall. Absconded while on a pass from Newcastle to Rosebrook.
29/10/1841: Rosebrook - Absconded from Lieut. Sampson Marshall 6th October.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 9th November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime