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Joseph Preston

Joseph Preston

Male 1803 - 1863  (59 years)

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  • Name Joseph Preston 
    Born 1 Jul 1803  Islington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Convict 28 Jun 1820  Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Migration/Travel 28 Dec 1820  Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Citizenship 7 Jul 1827 
    Occupation butcher 
    Died 8 Jun 1863  St Albans, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jun 1865  River Road cemetery, St Albans, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Tried Middlesex 1820 for 7 years. Aged 17.
      Joseph arrived as a convict on the December 28, 1820 on board "Asia".
      Certificate of Freedom 27/0585 7 Jul 1827 NSW State Archives. [1]
    • 1822 Jan - Signatory to address from prisoners in Hyde Park Barracks expressing concern at the charges proceeding against Major Druitt and the hope that his innocence would be proved (Fiche 3048; 4/1830 No.183)
      1822 Mar 4 - On Rose's road party; on list of men selected for clearing Mr Marsden's estate (Reel 6022; 4/7014 p.107)
      1822 Dec 14 - Servant of Archibald Bell (Junior). Permitted to proceed with sheep over the Blue Mountains to Bathurst (Reel 6010; 4/3507 p.82) [3]
    Person ID I1821  Roy~Royes | Cameron-McArthur
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2019 

    Father Joseph Preston,   b. Abt 1780, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaret Mumford,   b. Abt 1780, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Jun 1799 
    Family ID F717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah O'Donald,   b. 8 Jan 1815, Portland, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1885, St Albans, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1829  Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St Thomas Church of England
    Children 
    +1. Joseph Preston,   b. 31 Jan 1831, Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1910, Inverell, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Anne Preston,   b. 15 Jun 1833, Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1915, Yarramalong, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Living
     4. Eleanor Preston,   b. 5 Jan 1838, Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1915, Yarramalong, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Hannah Preston,   b. 4 May 1840, Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Tamworth, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Last Modified 28 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F716  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1803 - Islington, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsConvict - larceny - 7 years - 28 Jun 1820 - Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMigration/Travel - convict on board "Asia" - 28 Dec 1820 - Sydney, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jan 1829 - Sackville Reach, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jun 1863 - St Albans, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Jun 1865 - River Road cemetery, St Albans, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S272] Preston family (Holman), Robert Holman.

    2. [S332] England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892, Middlesex/1820/p127.

    3. [S329] Colonial Secretary Index 1788-1825.

    4. [S85] NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, V1829893 13/1829 and 3B/1829.