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

CADE, Joseph

5 Mar 1812 Assizes

Eltisley

36

Hulk Captivity at Portsmouth harbour

13 May 1812

Stealing a mare

 

Death/ Reprieved/Transportation life

QGV10/1

3 Dec 1812

Fortune

NSW

HO 11/2

CAPP, William

1 Jul 1851 County Sessions

Brickhill / Woburn

27

Millbank Prison

10 Sep 1851

Stealing 7 live fowls &

1 live drake value 8/-

Transportation 15 years

QGV10/3

30 Apr 1852

William Jardine

WA

HO11/17

CARPENTER, John

31 Dec 1833  Epiphany

Luton

24

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

15 Jan 1834

Stealing a knife

 

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

23 May 1834

William Metcalf

VDL
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
CARR, Susan

19 Jul 1787 Assizes

 

37

 

 

Perjury

Transportation 7 years

 

Dec 1789

Neptune

NSW

HO11/1

CARRINGTON, John

15 Oct 1833  Michaelmas

Biggleswade

30

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

30 Oct 1833

Stealing a watch

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

7 Mar 1834

Susan

NSW

HO 11/9

CARTER, Thomas

2 Jul 1833  Midsummer

Luton

23

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

12 Jul 1833

Stealing lead

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

14 Oct 1833

Fairlie

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
CARTER, William

18 Oct 1836 Michaelmas

Bedford

29

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Nov 1836

Stealing turkeys

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

27 May 1837

Elphinstone

VDL

HO11/11

CARTWRIGHT, Charles

15 Jul 1837 Assizes

Millbrook

Hulk Ganymede, Woolwich

25 Aug 1837

Highway robbery

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/2

2 Apr 1838

Lord Lyndoch

NSW

HO11/11

CARTWRIGHT, Joseph

15 Jan 1828 Quarter Sessions

Westoning

22

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Feb 1828

Game laws

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

29 Apr 1828

Countess of Harcourt

NSW
HO 11/6
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

CATLIN,  Henry                                  

28 Jun 1842 Midsummer  

Bedford

14

 

 

Stealing 3/6d

Transportation 14 years

 QGV10/2

26 May 1843

Asiatic

VDL

HO11/13

CHAMBERLAIN/                 

Chamberlin, James 

19 Jul 1832 Assizes

 

 

 

 

Life

 

19 Nov 1832

Surrey

VDL

HO 11/8

CHAMBERLAIN, William

30 Jun 1835  Midsummer

Shefford

21

Hulk Ganymede Woolwich    

23 Jul 1835

Stealing a wagon

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

20 Jan 1836

Elphinstone

VDL
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
CHAMBERLAINE/Chamberlin George

30 Jul 1829 Assizes

Dean

26

Hulk at Woolwich

9 Sep 1829

Burglary

Death recorded /Transportation life

 

QGV10/1

2 Dec 1829

Mermaid

NSW

HO 11/7

CHAMBERS, William

1 Jul 1845

Bow Brickhill

20

Millbank Prison

18 Jul 1845

Pig stealing

Transportation 15 years

 

QGV10/2

27 Aug 1845

Mayda

VDL

HO11/14

CHAMPKIN, William

14 Mar 1829 Assizes

Tebworth

24

Hulk Justitia Woolwich

6 May 1829

Sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

HO 11/7

QGV10/1

2 Dec 1829

Mermaid

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

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 

Destination
Ref National Archives
CHANDLER, John

13 Jul 1842 Assizes

Marston

22

Hulk Warrior at Woolwich

29 Jul 1842

Burglary

Transportation 15 years

 

QGV10/2

3 Jul 1843

Lord Petre

 

VDL

HO11/13

CHANDLER, Thomas

6 Mar 1788 Assizes

Leighton Buzzard ?

23 ?

Hulk Fortunee, Langstone  

 

Stealing 2 loaves & flour 

Transportation 7 years

 

 

 

Dec 1789

Scarborough

NSW

HO11/1

CHAPMAN, Joseph

13 Mar 1817 Assizes

Milton Bryant

24

Hulk Justitia, Woolwich

5 May 1817

Breaking into a mill

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

20 Jul 1817

Larkins

 

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

CHAPPEL,  George

6 Mar 1830 Assizes

Houghton Conquest

48

HulkCumberland at Chatham       

16 Apr 1830

Sheep stealing

Death recorded/Transportation life  

QGV10/1

29 Apr 1830

David Lyon

VDL

HO 11/7

CHAPPELL, Samuel

5 Jan 1836 Epiphany

Houghton Conquest

23

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich  

20 Jan 1836

Sheep stealing

Transportation life

QGV10/1

15 Apr 1836

Lord Lyndoch

VDL

HO11/10

CHERRY, James

15 Jan 1823 Epiphany

Shillington

19

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich        

13 Feb 1823

Fowl stealing

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

29 Jul 1823

Asia

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
CHERRY,  William

15 Apr 1828 Easter

Luton

54

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

8 May 1828

Stealing two horses

 

Transportation 14 years

 

QGV10/1

4 Apr 1829

America

Died on voyage 12 July 1829

HO 11/7

CHESHAM, John

2 Mar 1833  Assizes

Biggleswade

29

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

13 Jun 1833

Violently assaulting,

beating & wounding

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

19 Aug 1833

Lloyds

NSW

HO 11/9

CHESHAM, John

5 Jan 1847

 

 

Millbank Prison

31 Mar 1847

Stealing a bass (brass?)

& copper

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/2

24 Apr 1849

Randolph

Port Philip Skl
HO11/16
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
 
 
Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
CHESSUM, William

14 Mar 1864 Assizes

Biggleswade

23

Leicester Gaol

25 Apr 1864

Violent assault  on one

Susan Woolon & against her will

to ravish and carnally know

Penal servitude 12 years

 

QGV10/4

20 Sep 1865

Vimiera

WA

HO11/19

CHILDS,  Richard

14 Mar 1822 Assizes

Hertford

21

Hulk Ganymede Chatham

25 Apr 1822

Stealing a cow

 

 

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

13 Jul 1822

Eliza

NSW

HO 11/4

CHRISTIAN, Alexander

14 Mar 1850 Assizes

Coventry Tramp

26

Millbank Prison

26 Mar 1850

Stealing shoes

 

 

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/3

28 Dec 1852

St. Vincent

VDL
HO11/17
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime

Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

CHURCH, George

3 Jan 1843

Kempston

21

New Prison

30 Jan 1843

House breaking

 

Transportation 10 years                    

 

QGV10/2

5 Nov 1844

Sir George Seymour

VDL

HO11/14

CLARK, James

16 Jul 1849 Assizes

Potton

28

Millbank Prison

29 Jan 1850

Setting fire to a

dwelling house 

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/3

30 Apr 1852

William Jardine

WA

HO11/17

CLARK, John

14 Mar 1829 Assizes

Luton

18

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich    

6 May 1829

Highway robbery

 

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

28 Sep 1829

Dunvegan Castle

NSW
HO 11/7
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
CLARK, Joseph

16 Jul 1801 Assizes

Wyboston

50

Put on board at Woolwich

7 Jan 1802

Sheep stealing

Death/Conditional Pardon

Transportation life

QGV10/1

23 Sep 1802

Glatton

NSW

HO 11/1

CLARK,  William

3 Apr 1832 Easter

Wilstead

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich 

16 Apr 1832

Stealing flour

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

19 Nov 1832

Surrey

VDL

HO 11/8

CLARK, Nathaniel

alias Nathan Clark

27 Jun 1837 Quarter Sessions   

Biggleswade

25

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich 

8 Jul 1837

Stealing sacking

Transportation7 years

QGV10/2

7 Nov 1837

Moffatt

VDL
HO11/11
Name 

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

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
CLARKE, Thomas

 

14 Mar 1844 Assizes

Billington

17

Millbank Prison

1 Apr 1844

Arson

Transportation life

 

QGV10/2

6 Jul 1844

Agincourt

VDL

HO11/14

CLARKE, Susan

alias Mary Ann Abraham

14 Mar 1844 Assizes

Lower Papworth Tramp

23

Millbank Prison

1 Apr 1844

Stealing from the person

Transportation 10 years

 

 QGV10/2

3 Sep 1844

Tasmania

VDL

HO11/14

CLAYTON, William

 

7 Mar 1826 Assizes

Wilden

41

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

18 Apr 1826

Horse stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

28 Apr 1826

England

NSW
HO 11/6
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
COBB, Thomas

21 Jul 1828 Assizes

Shillington

18

Hulk Retribution at Sheerness         

9 Sep 1828

Highway robbery

Death recorded /

Transportation life

QGV10/1

24 Nov 1828

Georgiana

VDL
HO 11/6
COCKS,  William

12 Mar 1835  Assizes

Renhold

37

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

24 Apr 1835

Stealing from the person

Transportation life

 

QGV10/1

5 Nov 1835

Asia

VDL

HO11/10                              

COLEMAN, Thomas

10 Mar 1838 Assizes

Tramping / London

22

Hulk Ganymede, Woolwich     

10 Apr 1838

Stealing a watch

Transportation10 years

 

QGV10/2

12 Nov 1838

John Barry

NSW
HO11/11                               
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