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

SMITH,  James

9 Mar 1837 Assizes

Wisbech / Bristol

23

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

10 Apr 1837

Burglary

Transportation life

QGV10/2

27 May 1837

Recovery

VDL

HO11/11

SMITH, John

20 Oct 1835

Roxton

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich       

4 Nov 1835

Stealing from the person

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

2 Jun 1836

Lady Kennaway

NSW

HO11/10

SMITH, Joseph

14 Jul 1834  Assizes

Leighton Buzzard

21

Hulk Fortitude at Chatham  

21 Aug 1834

Burglary

Transportation life

QGV10/1

12 May 1835

Norfolk

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
SMITH, Mary 

alias Elizabeth MacDowell   

14 Mar 1844  Assizes

Guildford Tramp

29

Millbank Prison

1 Apr 1844

Stealing from the person

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

3 Sep 1844

Tasmania

VDL
HO11/14
SMITH,  Thomas

 

20 Jul 1843 Assizes

Hinckley Tramp

17

Millbank Prison

11 Aug 1843

Coach robbery

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2

31 Jul 1845

Stratheden

VDL

HO11/14

SNOXALL, Jesse
 

13 Mar 1863 Assizes

Sharpenhoe

23

Millbank Prison

2 Jul 1863

Breaking & entering & theft       

Penal Servitude 10 years

QGV10/4

29 Jun 1864

Merchantman

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
SNOXALL,  John

6 Mar 1830 Assizes

Luton

25

Hulk Cumberland at Chatham   

16 Apr 1830

Sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

29 Apr 1830

David Lyon

VDL

HO 11/7

SNOXALL,  William

18 Oct 1836 Michaelmas

Luton / Sundon

45

Hulk at Woolwich

1 Nov 1836

Sheep stealing

Transportation life

 

QGV10/1

20 Dec 1836

Prince George

NSW

HO11/10

SOOTER,  Peter

14 Mar 1822 Assizes

London

24

Hulk Ganymede at Chatham

25 Apr 1822

Burglary

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

13 Jul 1822

Eliza

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

SOULSBURY / Solesbury, Thomas

20 Oct 1824 Michaelmas

Milton Ernest

22

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

2 Nov 1824

House breaking

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

5 Apr 1825

Minstrel

NSW
HO 11/5

SOUTHORN,  Edward

21 Jul 1828 Assizes

Daventry

19

Hulk Retribution at Sheerness 

9 Sep 1828

Horse stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

22 May 1829

John

NSW

HO 11/7

SPRING,  William

18 Oct 1815 Quarter Sessions

Sandy

24

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

7 Dec 1815

Stealing a purse containing

14 shillings

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

16 Jan 1816

Atlas

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
STANDLEY,  Thomas

26 Apr 1824 Quarter Sessions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4 Nov 1824

Lady East

VDL

HO 11/5

STANLEY,  Robert

7 Mar 1826 Assizes

Westoning

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

18 Apr 1826

Sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

28 Apr 1826

England

NSW

HO 11/6

STANLEY,  William

7 Mar 1826 Assizes

Little Brickhill

31

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

18 Apr 1826

Sheep 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
STAPLER / Sadler, Eliza

30 Jun 1846 Midsummer

Tramp

23

Millbank Prison

24 Jul 1846

Stealing bank notes

from the person

Transportation15 years

QGV10/2

14 Sep 1846

Elizabeth and Henry

VDL

HO11/15

STAPLETON,  Thomas

30 Jun 1835 Midsummer

Ridgmont

31

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

15 Jul 1835

Fowl stealing

 

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

20 Jan 1836

Elphinstone

VDL

HO11/10

STEWART, Lavender

10 Mar 1836 Assizes

Colmworth

33

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

13 May 1836

Burglary

Death recorded

Transportation 7 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
 

STOKES,  Thomas  

15 Oct 1839 Quarter Sessions

Bedford

36

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

28 Oct 1839

Fowl stealing

 

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/2

21 Nov 1839

Mangles

NSW

HO11/12

M. 1m 3f Labourer

STORRS, James Robert

20 Apr 1830 Easter

Bedford

26

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

4 May 1830

By Bench warrant

 

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/1

3 Sep 1830

York

NSW

HO 11/7

 

STRATTON,  John

5 Mar 1828 Assizes

Luton

25

Hulk at Sheerness

23 Apr 1828

Stealing shirts &

sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

29 May 1828

Albion

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
STURGES,  David

20 Oct 1840 Michaelmas

Keysoe

18

 

 

House breaking

Transportation 10  years

QGV10/2

3 Jun 1841

David Clarke

VDL

HO11/12

SULLIVAN, John

20 Oct 1846

Bristol ?

16

Millbank Prison

19 Nov 1846

House breaking

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2

25 Jul 1848

Ratcliffe

VDL

HO11/15

SUMMERFIELD,  John

18 Oct 1836 Michaelmas        

Cople

24

Hulk at Woolwich

1 Nov 1836

Stealing a scythe

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

20 Jul 1837

Asia

NSW
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
SWAIN, William

13 Mar 1851 Assizes

Langford

38

Millbank Prison

23 May 1851

Feloniously, wickedly & against

the order of nature did carnally

know a certain ass & with said

ass did commit the abominable

crime of Buggery

Death recorded Transportation life

QGV10/3

30 Apr 1852

William Jardine

WA

HO11/17

SWEPSON,  John

1 Jan 1839 Quarter Sessions

Maulden

40

Hulk Fortitude at Chatham

9 Jan 1839

Receiving stolen goods

 

 

 

 

Transportation 4 years

QGV10/2

13 May 1839

Parkfield

NSW

HO11/12

SYMONS,  William

14 Mar 1829 Assizes

Luton

23

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Apr 1829

House breaking

 

 

 

 

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

17 Aug 1829

Prince Regent

VDL
HO 11/7
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