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Offline MaureeninNY

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Re: HEXTALL's from Leicester
« Reply #9 on: Sunday 11 June 17 22:13 BST (UK) »
 :)
Again the 1819 birthdate  does not tally at all with the records of convicts.

Try 1812.

The other baptism I can see is

Joseph Hextall 27 Mar 1812, Redmile, son of Joseph and Elizabeth

Looking a head, on transportation,

Occupations
Joseph....brickmaker
William...butcher

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Re: HEXTALL's from Leicester
« Reply #10 on: Tuesday 13 June 17 23:54 BST (UK) »
Redmile is near Melton though when the crime was out Sutton Cheney way wasn't it?
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Re: HEXTALL's from Leicester
« Reply #11 on: Wednesday 14 June 17 00:58 BST (UK) »
I did find the trial online a while ago, but didn't save a copy as Joseph  wasn't the direct relative I was looking at.  I did note that he was convicted of 'molesting a cow'
Joseph Hextall
Age:   25
Estimated birth year:   abt 1812
Date of Trial:   26 Jun 1837
Trial Year:   1837
Location of Trial:   Leicestershire, England
Sentence:   Transportation
...Joseph Hextall
Age:   27
Birth Year:   abt 1811
Birth Place:   Leicestershire
Arrival Year:   1838
Arrival State:   New South Wales
Ship:   Lord Lyndoch 3
Occupation:   Farm labourer

My direct rel is William Thomas,.
details I have for him are/..
William Thomas Hextall was tried and convicted on 3nd Jan. 1837 for stealing two cows and sentenced for life. (Age 22) His 'Native Place' was recorded as Sapcot (presumably Sapcote) His 'Trade' was "Butcher, Plowman, Labourer, Shepherd."
His description was: fresh complexion, sandy hair, hazel eyes, no markings.
He was sent out on the "ELPHINSTONE" in 1837. It left London 29th May, 1837.
Arrived Hobart 2nd Oct.1837. (Elphinstone 2 142)
His record as a convict of that voyage states:
Transported for stealing two cows. Received a "Good report" on his trial. Connections believed respectable.
Hulk report good ONE CHILD Stated this offence: Stealing 2 cows.
MARRIED XXX  WIFE MARY AT STONY ARTIFORE???poss Warwickshire?

1. William Extall
Gender   Male
Christening Date   16 May 1811
Christening Place   SAPCOTE,LEICESTER,ENGLAND
Father's Name   Edward Extall
Mother's Name   Mary






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Re: HEXTALL's from Leicester
« Reply #12 on: Saturday 17 June 17 18:03 BST (UK) »
Stony Stratford maybe?

I read the case with the attack on the cow, he hit two of it's legs with a piece of wood and shattered the bones. it died two days later.
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Re: HEXTALL's from Leicester
« Reply #13 on: Sunday 18 June 17 00:00 BST (UK) »
My direct rel is William Thomas,.
details I have for him are/..
Hulk report good ONE CHILD Stated this offence: Stealing 2 cows.
MARRIED XXX  WIFE MARY AT STONY ARTIFORE???poss Warwickshire?

Previous thread gives details of the child & marriage (reply #4)
http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?topic=765883.0
GIBSON: Leicestershire, Durham. MORGAN: Glamorgan, Durham, Ohio. DAVIS/DAVIES/DAVID: Glamorgan, Ohio.  JACKSON: East Yorks, North Yorks, Durham. TAYLOR: North Yorks. BOURDAS: North Yorks. JEFFREYS: Worcestershire & Northumberland. CHEESMOND: Durham/Northumberland. WINTER: Durham/Northumberland. SNOWBALL: Durham.