Selling Sparrows
 
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town
  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
 
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BACKHORN, Fatley/Gutley     
13 Mar 1817 Assizes
Houghton Regis,
Native of Germany
37
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
5 May 1817
Sheep stealing

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life
QGV10/1
20 Jul 1817
Larkins
NSW
HO 11/2
BAILEY, William 
2 Jul 1839 Quarter Sessions     
London
 
29
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
10 Jul 1839
Highway robbery

Transportation 15 years

 

QGV10/2
31 Jul 1839
Barossa
NSW
HO11/12
BALL, Thomas       (Tramp)
1 Jan 1839 Epiphany
Frome
 
 
21 Hulk Fortitude, Chatham  
9 Jan 1839
Highway robbery

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2
13 May 1839
Parkfield
NSW
HO11/12
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime
 
 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BALLS, Joseph
31 Dec 1833 Epiphany
Sandy
35
Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich
15 Jan 1834
Stealing sacks of barley, beans etc.
 
 

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1
23 May 1834
William Metcalf
VDL
HO 11/9 
BANDY, (William) Henry
16 Jul 1850 Assizes
Luton / Studham
19
Millbank Prison
3 Sep 1850
Breaking & entering dwelling
house & stealing 4 bladders of 
lard & 1 leg of mutton

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/3
30 Dec 1853
Sea Park
WA Died 1888 Northam
HO11/18  
BANKS William
4 Apr 1843
Leighton Buzzard
20
Hulk James at Deptford
24 May 1843
Stealing pickles
 
 

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2
3 Jul 1843
Lord Petre
VDL
HO11/13
Name 
Date of Conviction

Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BARBER, George
20 Oct 1846
 
Diss ?
22
Millbank Prison
19 Nov 1846
House breaking

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2
30 Feb 1851
Cornwall
VDL
HO11/17
BARKER, Thomas
10 Mar 1838 Assizes
 
Marston
34
Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich
10 Apr 1838
Sheep stealing in 1833

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

12 Nov 1838
John Barry
NSW
HO11/11
BARNES / Barns William
20 Oct 1819
Michaelmas Q.S.
Little Barford
29
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
3 Nov 1819
Stealing wearing apparel

Transportation7 years

QGV10/1

26 Mar 1821
Adamant
NSW
HO 11/4
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BARNS, Joseph
14 Jan 1824 Epiphany
Old Warden
28
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich               
4 Feb 1824
Felony

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1
16 Mar 1824
Countess of Harcourt
NSW

HO 11/5

BARTRAM, Bartrhornam Lewis  
1 Jan 1833 Epiphany
Cranfield
16
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
11 Jan 1833
House breaking

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1 
6 Apr 1833
Emporer Alexander
VDL
HO 11/9 
BARTRAM, Henry
1 Jan 1833 Epiphany
Cranfield
20
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich   
11 Jan 1833
House breaking

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1
6 May 1833
Heroine
NSW
HO 11/9
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BASIN, William 
20 Oct 1824 Michaelmas
Harrowden
21
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
2 Nov 1824
Stealing a watch and £2

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

5 Apr 1825
Minstrel
NSW
HO 11/5
BASKERFIELD, George
10 Mar 1819 Assizes
Bedford
25
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
5 May 1819
Accessory to a felony
Transportation 14 years

 

QGV10/1

5 Jun 1819
Atlas
NSW
HO 11/3
BATEMAN / Pateman, Wm 
20 Jul 1825 Assizes
Haynes
28
Hulk Justitia at Woolwich
30 Aug 1825
Sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

1 Dec 1825
Woodman
Died on voyage 25 Apr 1825 
HO 11/5
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BATES, James

29 Jun 1841

 

24

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

26 Aug 1841

Stealing wheat

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

1 Oct 1842

Duchess of Northumberland

VDL

HO11/13

BATES, William

29 Jun 1841 

 

28

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

26 Aug 1841

Stealing wheat

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

1 Oct 1842

Duchess of Northumber-land

VDL

HO11/13

BEAN, Henry

20 Jul 1825 Assizes

Hemel Hempstead

18

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

30 Aug 1825

Felony

Transportation life

QGV10/1

1 Dec 1825

Woodman

VDL
HO 11/5
Name 
Date of Conviction
 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 
 
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

BEARD,  David

7 Jan 1863 Quarter Sessions          

 

 

 

 

 

 

Penal Servitude 10 years

 

 

29 Jun 1864

Merchant-man

W.A

HO11/19

Beard John

14 Mar 1829 Assizes

 

Wootton

20

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich         

1 Apr 1829

Game laws

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

17 Aug 1829

Prince Regent

VDL 
HO 11/7

BEARDSLEY, Richard

7 Dec 1818 Quarter Sessions  

by adjournment

Biggleswade

30

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

14 Dec 1818

Stealing pigeons

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

23 Apr 1819

Canada

NSW

HO 11/3

Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BEESON, Charles

12 Mar 1835  Assizes

Little Kingshill

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich 

24 Apr 1835

Burglary

Death recorded

Transportation life

 QGV10/1

18 Jun 1835

Aurora

VDL
HO11/10
BEESON, James

12 Mar 1835  Assizes

Little Kingshill

27

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

24 Apr 1835

Burglary

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

18 Jun 1835

Aurora

VDL

HO11/10

BERRINGTON, John

14 Mar 1844 Assizes

Bedford

24

Millbank Prison

1 May 1844

Stealing calf shins / skins?

Transportation life

 

QGV10/2

6 Jul 1844

Agincourt

VDL

HO11/14

Name
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
 
 
 
 
 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
 
Ref National Archives
BILLING, Joseph

5 Mar 1823 Assizes

Newton Blossomville

29

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

14 Apr 1823

Horse stealing

 

 

 

 

 

Death/ Transportation life

QGV10/1

29 Jul 1823

Asia

VDL
 
HO 11/5
BLAIR, Robert
12 Jan 1830

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22 Jul 1830

Burrell

NSW

 

HO 11/7

BLANN, Benjamin
13 Mar 1856 Assizes

Chalton

17  Labourer

Millbank Prison

4 Jun 1856

Wickedly and against the

order  ofnature know a

certain bitch and then and

there did commit the

abominable act of buggery

Death recorded/

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/3

16 Mar 1857

Clara

WA To London per Zephyr

25 Jan 1877 

HO11/18

Name 

Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime

Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BLEILER, Xavery

alias Andrew Myers

16 Oct 1832 Michaelmas

Bedford

29

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich             

31 Oct 1832

Embezzlement

 

Transportation7 years

QGV10/1

27 Apr 1833

Atlas

VDL
HO 11/9
BLISS, David /alias David Bligh 
 

15 Oct 1844

Barton / Studham

19

Millbank Prison

30 Oct 1844

House breaking

 

Transportation 10 years

 QGV10/2

26 Feb 1845

Mount Stuart Elphinstone

VDL

HO11/14
BLOWS, George
 

5 Jan 1836 Epiphany

Stotfold

22

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

20 Jan 1836

Stealing a wood bottle

& beer

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

20 Dec 1836

Prince George

NSW

HO11/10

Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BLOWS, James

14 Oct 1834  Michaelmas

Stotfold

30

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

23 Oct 1834

Cutting & wounding an ass  

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

3 Dec 1834

Lady Nugent

NSW
HO 11/9
BLUNT, John

2 Jul 1844

 

32

Millbank Prison

26 Jul 1844

Stealing a lamb

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

10 Aug 1844

William Jardine

VDL

HO11/14

BOLLARD, John

5 Mar 1812 Assizes

Lidlington

39

Hulk Captivity,Portsmouth

13 May 1812

Sheep stealing

Death/Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

3 Dec 1812

Fortune

NSW

HO 11/2

Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime

Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
 
Ref National Archives
BONNICK,Thomas

6 Mar 1788 Assizes

Leighton Buzzard ?

28 ?

Hulk Fortunee, Langstone Hbr

 

Burglary

Transportation life

 

Jul 1789

Guardian

NSW
Died days after arrival
HO11/1
BRADSHAW, Amy

20 Jul 1825 Assizes

Hemel Hempstead

21

Hulk Providence at Woolwich

25 Nov 1825

Felony

Transportation life

QGV10/1

8 Dec 1825

Providence

VDL

 

HO 11/5

BRAIN, George

14 Oct 1833 Quarter Session 

Bedford

25

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich    

30 Oct 1833

Sheep stealing

Transportation life

QGV10/1

2 Apr 1834

John Barry

VDL Died On V.D.L.

3 Feb 1836

HO 11/9 

Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
BRAIN, George

15 Jan 1849 Epiphany                  

 

17

 

 

Stealing shoes

Transportation 7 years        

QGV10/2

14 Mar 1851

Pyrenees

W.A
HO11/17
   
 
                              
                          
               
                          
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