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

SAUNDERS, John

9 Mar 1854 Assizes

Shoreditch

31

Millbank Prison

7 Apr 1854

Burglary

Transportation 20 years

 

QGV10/3

3 Jan 1856

William Hammond

WA

HO11/18

SAUNDERSON,  William

4 Mar 1831 Assizes

Stotfold

27

Hulk at Woolwich

14 Apr 1831

Riotous conduct & felony

Death recorded

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

22 Nov 1831

Isabella

NSW

HO 11/8

SAVAGE, William

15 Mar 1845 Assizes

Bedford / Cranfield

27

Millbank Prison

28 Mar 1845

Sheep stealing

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

7 Jun 1845

Marion

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
SAWFOOT, James

1 Jan 1833  Epiphany

Milton Ernest

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

11 Jan 1833

Stealing pigs

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

6 May 1833

Heroine

NSW

HO 11/9

SCRIVENER,  James

3 Jan 1837 Epiphany

Sundon

18

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

12 Jan 1837

Sheep stealing

Transportation life

QVG10/1

11 Mar 1837

Blenheim

VDL

HO11/11

SCRIVENER, William

18 Oct 1836 Michaelmas

Luton / Sundon

53

Hulk at Woolwich

1 Nov 1836

Receiving stolen sheep

Transportation 14 years           

QGV10/1

11 Mar 1837

Blenheim
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
SEAMER/ Searmer, Thomas       

The Younger

13 Jul 1842 Assizes

Potton

20

Hulk Warrior at Woolwich

29 Jul 1842

2 charges of arson

Transportation life

QGV10/2

26 Aug 1843

Maitland

NSW & Norfolk Island

HO11/13

SELBY,  Joseph 

 

6 Jan 1835  Epiphany

Northill

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich        

20 Jan 1835

Highway robbery

Transportation life

QGV10/1

18 Jun 1835

Aurora

VDL

HO11/10

SHANNON, Patrick

 

 13 Mar 1863 Assizes

 

 

 

 

 

Penal Servitude 14 years        

 

18 Oct 1866

Corona

WA
HO11/19
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 

Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

SHEET /Street, Richard

30 Jun 1835  Midsummer

Pirton

36

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich 

15 Jul 1835

Stealing pigeons

 

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

20 Jan 1836

Elphinstone

VDL

HO11/10

SHEPHERD, John

5 Mar 1823 Assizes

Bedford

23

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich  

15 Mar 1823

Stealing a sheet from a

dwelling house

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

16 Mar 1824

Countess of Harcourt

NSW

HO 11/5

SHERMAN / Sturman, William  

30 Jul 1829 Assizes

Eversholt

22

Hulk at Woolwich

14 Oct 1829

Sheep stealing

 

Death / Transportation 7 years    

QGV10/1

23 Apr 1830

Manlius

VDL
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
SHERWOOD / Sharwood, John  

16 Jul 1801 Assizes

Millbrook

23

Put on board at Woolwich

7 Jan 1802

Sheep stealing

Death/Conditional Discharged

Transportation Life

QGV10/1

23 Sep 1802

Glatton

NSW

HO 11/1

SHORT, Joseph

4 Jan 1842 Epiphany

Houghton Regis

 

Hulk York atGosport

26 Jan 1842

Sheep stealing

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

15 Jul 1842

Marquis of Hastings

VDL

HO11/13

SILVESTER, ???as

15 Jul 1790 Assizes

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation 7 years

 

 

Jan 1791

Third Fleet

NSW
HO 11/1
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
SIMMONS, Joseph

7 Mar 1799 Assizes

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation life

 

Jan 1802

Perseus, Coromandel

NSW

HO 11/1

SIMMS / Simmis, William

13 Jan 1819 Epiphany Q.S.  

Haynes

20

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

3 Feb 1819

Stealing geese

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

26 Mar 1821

Adamant

NSW

HO 11/4

SINFIELD,  Aaron

15 Oct 1844

Maulden?

40

Millbank Prison

30 Oct 1844

Horse stealing

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

26 Feb 1845

Mount Stuart Elphinstone

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

SALE,  Abraham

10 Mar 1836 Assizes

Stotfold

23

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

3 May 1836

Sheep stealing

Transportation life

QGV10/1

27 Aug 1836

Eden

VDL

HO11/10

SAMUEL,  William

10 Mar 1824 Assizes

Leighton Buzzard

45

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

24 Apr 1824

Burglary

Death/ Transportation life

QGV10/1

3 Jul 1824

Princess Charlotte

VDL

HO 11/5

SANDERS / Saunders, Thomas

14 Mar 1829 Assizes

Kempston

20

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Apr 1829

Game laws

Transportation 14 years

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
SANDERS,  Francis

13 Jul 1830 Midsummer

Houghton Regis

16

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

27 Jul 1830

Stealing from a dwelling house

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

3 Sep 1830

York

NSW

HO 11/7

SADERS,  Lydia

30 Jul 1829 Assizes

Eversholt

19

Hulk at Woolwich

14 Oct 1829

Sheep stealing

Death/Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

3 Nov 1829

Eliza

VDL

HO 11/7

SAPWELL,  Charles

9 Mar 1837 Assizes

Dunstable

17

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

10 Apr 1837

Stealing beef

Transportation 7 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
SAPWELL, Daniel

2 Jan 1844

Dunstable

22

Millbank Prison

26 Jan 1844

Fowl stealing

 

 

Transportation 10 years

 

 

QGV10/2

15 Mar 1844

London

VDL

HO11/14

SAPWELL, John

13 Mar 1827 Assizes

Dunstable

18

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

2 May 1827

House breaking

 

 

Death/Transportation 7 years

 

 

QGV10/1

25 Jun 1828

Eliza

NSW

HO 11/6

SAUNDERS,  John

3 Mar 1853 Assizes

Guilden Morden / Potton

20

Millbank Prison

18 May 1853

Burglary, stealing a watch

value £2 & 100 gold sovereigns &

maliciously beating & wounding

Death recorded

Commuted to Transportation

20 years

QGV10/3

16 Apr 1855

Adelaide

WA
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

SINFIELD,  Aaron

15 Oct 1844

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7 Jun 1845

Marion

VDL

HO11/14

SINFIELD,  Jesse

4 Jan 1842 Epiphany

Houghton Regis

 

Hulk York at Gosport

26 Jan 1842

Sheep stealing

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

15 Jul 1842

Marquis of Hastings

VDL

HO11/13

SKEELES / Sheele, Joseph

9 Mar 1837 Assizes

Wisbech / Chatteris

22

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

10 Apr 1837

Burglary

Transportation life

QGV10/2

27 May 1837

Recovery

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

SKIPPER / Skepper, James

1 Jan 1839 Quarter Sessions    

London

24

Hulk Fortitude at Chatham

9 Jan 1839

Stealing mutton

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2

19 Mar 1840

Maitland

NSW

HO11/12

SLEATH/ Sleah, Thomas

18 Oct 1864 Quarter Sessions    

Luton / St. Neots

40

Pentonville Prison

28 Nov 1864

Theft

Penal servitude 7 years

QGV10/4

4 Apr 1866

Belgravia

WA

HO 11/19

SMART,  Thomas

3 Jan 1837 Epiphany

Bedford

31

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich       

12 Jan 1837

Stealing pork & mutton

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

4 Oct 1837

Neptune

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

SMITH,  Daniel

14 Mar 1821 Assizes

Town Gaol

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

8 May 1821

Highway robbery

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

18 Jun 1821

Malabar

VDL

HO 11/4

SMITH, George

20 Oct 1846

London?

16

Millbank Prison

31 Mar 1847

House breaking

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/2

24 Apr 1849

Randolph

Port Philip Skl

HO11/16

SMITH, Henry

14 Mar 1850 Assizes

Southampton / Gosford

22

Millbank Prison

26 Mar 1850

Stealing wearing apparal

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/3

27 Aug 1852

Equestrian

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

SMITH, James

14 Mar 1821 Assizes

Hitchin

35

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

8 May 1821

Having bad notes in his possession  

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

18 Jun 1821

Malabar

VDL

HO 11/4 

SMITH,  James

6 Jul 1826 Assizes

Bushmead

33

Hulk Dolphin at Chatham  

26 July 1826

Highway robbery

Transportation life

QGV10/1

21 Sep 1826

Albion

NSW

HO 11/6

SMITH, James

3 Jan 1832  Ephiphany

Barton

31

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich       

17 Jan 1832

Stealing meat

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

4 Oct 1832

Circassian

VDL 
HO 11/8 
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