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Joseph LONG

He was tried at Gloucester, Gloucestershire on 23 March 1785 for stealing a silver watch with a value of 40 shillings. He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years having been originally sentenced to death, and left England on the Alexander aged about 27 at that time (May 1787). He had no occupation recorded. He died in 1793.

Notes: Received 12 lashes on 28 January 1789 for being absent from work, and another 100 on 28 October 1789 for lending shoes he had been given to mend.

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