Patrick Gilligan 43511

M, #4351, b. 1836, d. 14 December 1859

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
DeathHe died on 14 December 1859 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with others with violence and sentenced to 15 years on 18 March 1854 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a hawker on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Dartmoor prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4351 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 18 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited26 Jun 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1435/1860.
  4. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Letter and Memoranda Books Comptroller-General to the Colonial Secretary (C22-C23) No. 957 (frame 404) https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Joseph Muschamp 43521

M, #4352, b. 1834

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
ConvictedConvicted of breaking & entering a shop & stealing a coat & waistcoat and sentenced to 15 years on 27 June 1854 at Bradford, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Dartmoor prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4352 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 9 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited27 Mar 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Henry Cockshutt 43531

M, #4353, b. 1825, d. 17 February 1892

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BirthHe was born in 1825.1 
DeathHe died on 17 February 1892 at Lunatic Asylum, Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of discharging a firearm at a corporal (Court Martial) and sentenced to life on 28 April 1855 at Gibraltar, Gibraltar. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a soldier on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4353 on 3 July 1857.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, 1892 pg 64 Inquests.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, pg 4 col 5 2/3 down
    https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/page/756384
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 280/1892. Recorded as Henry Cockshott.

William Holdsworth 43541

M, #4354, b. 1812, d. 3 August 1881
Name-Change William Holdsworth 4354 was also known as William Gross 4354.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1812.1 
DeathHe died on 3 August 1881 at Geraldton, Western Australia, in hospital.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 3 August 1881 at Geraldton Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to life on 10 July 1855 at Winchester, Hampshire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4354 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 June 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 7 February 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/255708856
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 11022/1881.
  4. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=19003

Charles Mynott 43551

M, #4355, b. 1828

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 18 July 1840 at Chelmsford, Essex, England. He had been convicted previously.2 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 793 (Tasmania) on 19 January 1841 at Hobart, Tasmania.3 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 16 August 1850 at Tasmania.3 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to life on 16 July 1855 at Chelmsford, Essex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a sailor on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4355 on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 26 August 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 December 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 6 December 1865 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustAlbany Related
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited8 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  3. [S147] Tasmania Libraries Archives, online unknown url, https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-4$init=CON33-1-4P137.

Thomas Parker 43561

M, #4356, b. 1835
Name-Change Thomas Parker 4356 was also known as William Savage 4356.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to life on 18 July 1855 at Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a shoemaker on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4356 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 6 June 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 October 1872 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited8 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

James Peter Western 43571

M, #4357, b. 1834, d. 2 August 1916

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Parents His parents were James Western & Ann Perkins.2 
BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
DeathHe died on 2 August 1916 at Northam, Western Australia.1,3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Northam Cemetery, Northam, Western Australia.5
ConvictedConvicted of maliciously wounding with intent to murder and sentenced to life on 30 July 1855 at Wells, Somerset, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 3 July 1857. Married Mary Ann Vince Guildford Cong 1865.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4357 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 30 November 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 18 December 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Bio Mentioned in "Goomalling A Backward Glance" pgs 56,57,63.6 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustGoomalling District Related
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Death Reg: 4900158/1916.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/211697536
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4900158/1916.
  5. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/225209554/…
  6. [S35] Barbara Sewell, Goomalling A Backward Glance, pgs 56, 57,63.

Joseph Cleary 43581

M, #4358, b. 1808

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BirthHe was born in 1808.1 
ConvictedConvicted of shooting at a person with intent to murder and sentenced to 20 years on 26 February 1856 at Central Criminal Court, London, London, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 6 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a carpenter on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4358 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 August 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 9 August 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited27 Mar 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Thomas Cole 43591

M, #4359, b. 1826, d. 3 February 1888

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
DeathHe died on 3 February 1888 at Greenough, Western Australia, flood.2,3,4 
BurialHe was buried on 3 February 1888 at Greenough Cemetery, Greenough, Western Australia.5 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 20 years on 10 July 1855 at Winchester, Hampshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4359 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 February 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 23 May 1863 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, 1888 pg 40 Inquests.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/212630723
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 111/1888.
  5. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=4911

William Jessop 43601

M, #4360, b. 1828

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 15 years on 16 July 1855 at Chelmsford, Essex, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a blacksmith on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4360 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 28 February 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkWilliam Jessop 4360 appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of George Gooch.2 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 23 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustYork Census 1859 Index
Last Edited15 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Benjamin Jessop 43611

M, #4361, b. 1825, d. 11 September 1911
Name-Change Benjamin Jessop 4361 was also known as Benjamin Jessup 4361. 

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Parents His parents were Joseph Jessup & Fanny Hummerston.2 
BirthHe was born in 1825.1 
DeathHe died on 11 September 1911 at Northam, Western Australia.3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Northam Cemetery, Northam, Western Australia.5
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 15 years on 16 July 1855 at Chelmsford, Essex, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 4 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a brickmoulder on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4361 on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 16 February 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkBenjamin Jessop 4361 appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of George Gooch.6 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustYork Census 1859 Index
Last Edited2 Jul 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Death Reg: 4900088/1911.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/211714507
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4900088/1911. Recorded as Benjamin Jessup.
  5. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/184525009/…
  6. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Levi Hulme 43621

M, #4362, b. 1834, d. 10 March 1911
Name-Change Levi Hulme 4362 was also known as Levi Hume 4362. 

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
DeathHe died on 10 March 1911 at Wickepin, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried at Old Wickepin Cemetery, Wickepin, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with another with violence and sentenced to 15 years on 19 July 1855 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4362 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 18 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 25 March 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Bio He is mentioned in "The Brand on his Coat."5 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited28 Dec 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/157057561
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 6700010/1911. Recorded as Levi Hume.
  4. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/220046256/levi-hume
  5. [S56] Rica Erickson, The Brand on His Coat, pg 100.

John Craddock 43631

M, #4363, b. 1813, d. circa 25 March 1870

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BirthHe was born in 1813.1 
DeathHe died circa 25 March 1870 at Perth, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 25 March 1870 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of feloniously receiving stolen goods and sentenced to 14 years on 19 July 1855 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 7 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a baker on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4363 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 29 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 18 July 1861 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/explore/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4527/1870.

Philip Palmer 43641

M, #4364, b. 1811

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BirthHe was born in 1811.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing rabbits and sentenced to 7 years on 9 March 1848 at Leicester, Leicestershire, England. He had been convicted previously.2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny in a dwelling house and sentenced to 15 years on 23 July 1855 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a gardener on 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4364 on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 April 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 18 January 1870 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
West AustAlbany Related
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited4 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S129] Millbank Prison Register, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-812982213/view

Samuel Jackson 43651

M, #4365, b. 1816, d. 8 March 1876

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BirthHe was born in 1816.1 
DeathHe died on 8 March 1876 at Geraldton, Western Australia.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 8 March 1876 at Geraldton Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 14 years on 2 April 1855 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a framework knitter on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4365 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 12 February 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 November 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=18824
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 8800/1876.

David Tarpy 43661

M, #4366, b. 1835
Name-Change David Tarpy 4366 was also known as David Simpson 4366.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to 14 years on 16 February 1855 at Lancaster, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a ex marines; labourer on 3 July 1857.1,2 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4366 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 25 February 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted in May 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
MilitaryMilitary Convicted in a Civil Court
Last Edited21 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

James Smith 43671

M, #4367, b. 1822, d. 9 March 1882

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BirthHe was born in 1822.1 
DeathHe died on 9 March 1882 at York, Western Australia, found dead near the racecourse.1,2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny from the person - pick pocket and sentenced to 14 years on 3 September 1855 at Newington, Surrey, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a bricklayer on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4367 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 29 January 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkJames Smith 4367 appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of G M Meares.3 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 10 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
West AustYork Census 1859 Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Benjamin Vanes 43681

M, #4368, b. 1803, d. 6 December 1884
Name-Change Benjamin Vanes 4368 was also known as Benjamin Baines 4368.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1803.1 
DeathHe died on 6 December 1884 at Mount Eliza Invalid Depot, Perth, Western Australia.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried circa 7 December 1884 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of fowl stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 2 January 1843 at Worcester, Worcestershire, England.4 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 19 November 1848 at Medway Hulk, Bermuda.5 
ConvictedConvicted of felony and sentenced to 14 years on 16 July 1855 at Worcester, Worcestershire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a nailer on 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4368 on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 April 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 December 1866 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/explore/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 12928/1884.
  4. [S117] Justitia Hulk Prison Register, online nla.gov.au/nla.obj-728075871/findingaid#nla-obj-728109074, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1070122052/view
  5. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1071240223/view

James Bowen 43691

M, #4369, b. 1838

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BirthHe was born in 1838.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 14 years on 2 July 1855 at Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4369 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 June 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 May 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Research CWA has him dying in 1896 but that person was only 36. 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited16 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Joseph Seymour 43701

M, #4370, b. 1833, d. circa 10 June 1870

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
DeathHe died circa 10 June 1870 at Perth, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 10 June 1870 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of misdemeanor and sentenced to 7 years on 30 June 1851 at Hertford, Hertfordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.4 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 10 October 1854 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England.5 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 14 years on 27 August 1855 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a groom on 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4370 on 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 17 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 28 May 1862 at Western Australia.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 7606 on 8 April 1864.6 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a cow & calf and sentenced to 3 years on 8 April 1864 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.7 
Research CWA has his reconviction under #3825. 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Transported Twice
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/explore/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4653/1870.
  4. [S129] Millbank Prison Register, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-813268362/view
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-812358643/view
  6. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.
  7. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/66013594

James Everitt 43711

M, #4371, b. 1825

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BirthHe was born in 1825.1 
ConvictedConvicted of wounding with intent and sentenced to 14 years on 28 July 1855 at Warwick, Warwickshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a miner on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4371 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 14 February 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 May 1861 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited28 Mar 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Thomas Jones 43721

M, #4372, b. 1836
Name-Change Thomas Jones 4372 was also known as Thomas Hindley 4372.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking & theft and sentenced to 14 years on 15 June 1855 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tinsmith on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4372 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 February 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 5 February 1864 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited16 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.

Thomas Brown 43731

M, #4373, b. 1837

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BirthHe was born in 1837.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 14 years on 22 October 1855 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4373 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 November 1862 at Western Australia.1 
LeftThomas Brown 4373 left the colony for SA on 9 February 1873.1,2 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
LeftLeft for South Aust Index
Left the WA Colony Index
West AustAlbany Related
Last Edited15 Jan 2024

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Patrick McEnnally 43741

M, #4374, b. 1829, d. 8 March 1879
Name-Change Patrick McEnnally 4374 was also known as Patrick McNally 4374. 
Name-Change Patrick McEnnally 4374 was also known as Partrick MacEnnalley 4374.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
DeathHe died on 8 March 1879 at Colonial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Phthisis.2,3 
BurialHe was buried circa 9 March 1879 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of being at large before expiration of former sentence and sentenced to 14 years on 1 December 1855 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tinman on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4374 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 June 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 5 December 1872 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited22 May 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.
  2. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/explore/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 10098/1879. Recorded as Patrick McNally.

George Rigbye 43751

M, #4375, b. 1827
Name-Change George Rigbye 4375 was also known as George Rigby 4375.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 14 years on 1 December 1855 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a bricklayer stone mason on 3 July 1857.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4375 on 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 4 July 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 18 January 1871 at Western Australia.1 

Found in These Indexes

ShipClara Convict Index
West AustAlbany Related
Last Edited4 Apr 2023

Citations

  1. [S26] FHWA Convict SIG Records - Largely sourced from Convicts in Western Australia 1850 - 1887 by Rica Erickson and Gilliian O'Mara,48 May St, Bayswater, WA.