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Joseph Woodhead

Joseph Woodhead, one of 168 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 14 April 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Joseph Woodhead
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1805
Occupation: Butcher
Date of Death: 18th February, 1840
Age: 35 years

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: House breaking
Convicted at: Surrey Special Session of Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 14th April, 1827
Arrival date: 31st July, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 167 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 170
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th June, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842

Name: Jos Woodhead. Age: 21
Date of conviction: 18 Dec 1826. Place of Conviction: Surrey
Estimated birth year: abt 1805
Vessel: Marquis of Hastings. Port of Arrival: Sydney Cove
Date of Arrival: 31 Jul 1827. Ticket of Leave: Yes
Pardon: No. Certificate of Freedom: No
Trade or Calling; Butcher. Offence: House Breaking
5 Ft 6 1/2 inches. Fair; Complexion. Brown: Hair and Hazel; Eyes
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Date of Death: 18/02/1840. Melbourne. DROWNED whilst ......

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th June, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th February, 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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