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Pitt, Joseph (1821–1868)

Joseph Pitt was sentenced to life transportation for stealing a horse. He arrived in Sydney in 1831 aboard the Lady Harewood. He was granted a ticket of leave in 1839.

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'Pitt, Joseph (1821–1868)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/pitt-joseph-24663/text33337, accessed 23 April 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

July 1821
Castlereagh, New South Wales, Australia

Death

29 May 1868
Windsor, New South Wales, Australia

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Passenger Ship
Occupation
Convict Record

Crime: theft (livestock)
Sentence: life