Cause of his death was Drowned in ship capsize.
Another name for Joseph was Joseph Dorkings.
Noted events in his life were:
• emigrated: "Morley", 1818. 6
Joseph married Sarah Robinson, daughter of Isaac Robinson and Sarah Millington, on 7 Sep 1840.6 (Sarah Robinson was born on 14 Jul 1783 in Wilmslow, Cheshire England, christened on 10 Nov 1783 in All Saints, Cockermouth, Cumberland England, died on 7 Mar 1872 in Watagan Creek, Wollombi, NSW Australia and was buried on 8 Mar 1872 in Wollombi, NSW Australia 6.). The cause of her death was General Debility.