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Nobbs, Joseph (1754–1844)

Joseph Nobbs was sentenced to life transportation for stealing promissory notes. He arrived in Sydney in 1802 aboard the Coromandel. He had a son with Margaret Keefe and in 1827 married Lucy Galvin.

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'Nobbs, Joseph (1754–1844)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/nobbs-joseph-25121/text33605, accessed 25 June 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1754
Evesham, Worcestershire, England

Death

12 December 1844
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage
Passenger Ship
Occupation
Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: life