John Holden 44261

M, #4426, b. 1820, d. 11 October 1897

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BirthHe was born in 1820.1 
DeathHe died on 11 October 1897 at Mount Eliza Invalid Depot, Perth, Western Australia.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 12 October 1897 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7years on 31 May 1852 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 12 October 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 3891 His licence was revoked 17.1.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.4 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a butcher & shepherd 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 December 1857 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 17 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of E R Parker.5 

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Last Edited23 May 2023

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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: 2214/1897.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  5. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Thomas Gunnell 44271

M, #4427, b. 1821, d. 20 May 1860

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BirthHe was born in 1821.1 
DeathHe died on 20 May 1860 at Tea Tree Brook, Murray, Western Australia, reg: 1436/1860.1,2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a pair of trousers and sentenced to 7years on 14 July 1852 at Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 28 February 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 939 His licence was revoked 9.7.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.4 
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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 8 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of Elijah Quartermaine.5 

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Last Edited15 May 2023

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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/66009803
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  5. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Charles Peachy 44281

M, #4428, b. 1818, d. 1875
Name-Change Charles Peachy 4428 was also known as Charles Peachey 4428.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1818.1 
DeathHe died in 1875 at York, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7years on 30 November 1852 at Chelmsford, Essex, England.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 17 December 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4600 His licence was revoked 02.08.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.3 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was widower 3 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tinman 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 Portland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 January 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in November 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a horse and sentenced to 3 years on 3 July 1867 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.4 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 25 February 1870 at Western Australia.5 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 2 July 1870 at Western Australia.5 

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MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
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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, Reg: 8602/1875.
  3. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3753224
  5. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

Michael Walker 44291

M, #4429, b. 1833, d. 25 January 1894

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
DeathHe died on 25 January 1894 at Mount Eliza Invalid Depot, Perth, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 26 January 1894 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7years on 28 June 1852 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 16 November 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 490 His licence was revoked 22.7.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.4 
OccupationRecorded as a lacemaker 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 January 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in June 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny in a dwelling house and sentenced to 10 years on 3 July 1874 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.5 

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West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Last Edited23 May 2023

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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: 21/1894.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  5. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2973000

Richard Jones 44301

M, #4430, b. 1832
Name-Change Richard Jones 4430 was also known as Richard Lloyd 4430.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a shirt and sentenced to 7years on 27 June 1853 at Salop, Shropshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 21 December 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4662 His licence was revoked 7.8.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 March 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 17 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 14 April 1865 at Western Australia.1 

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Richard Shannon 44311

M, #4431, b. 1834
Name-Change Richard Shannon 4431 was also known as Richard Shannons 4431.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a purse & money & stealing the bacon and sentenced to 7 years on 7 January 1853 at Reading, Berkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 31 July 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 6071 His licence was revoked 3.9.1856 and he was sent to Portland.2 
OccupationRecorded as a netmaker 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 25 June 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited30 Mar 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

William Davis 44321

M, #4432, b. 1834

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a shawl & other articles valued 25/- and sentenced to 7 years on 3 January 1853 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 25 March 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5081 His licence was revoked 3.9.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a engine fitter 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 8 August 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of Joseph Monger.3 

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Last Edited15 May 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record
  3. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…

Mark Gallagher 44331

M, #4433, b. 1822, d. 25 April 1883
Name-Change Mark Gallagher 4433 was also known as George Burgess 4433.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1822.1 
DeathHe died on 25 April 1883 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, acute bronchitis.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing lead from a building and sentenced to 7years on 7 March 1852 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 22 June 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 3199 His licence was revoked 24.9.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.5 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a waggoner 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 December 1857 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of George Hancock.6 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing (as George Burgess) and sentenced to 3 years on 2 July 1862 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.7 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 6 September 1864 at Western Australia.8 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 1 July 1865 at Western Australia.8 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 15 August 1868 at Western Australia.8 

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York Census 1859 Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
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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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 11710/1883.
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  6. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…
  7. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2933921
  8. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

John Ward 44341

M, #4434, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a pair of trousers and sentenced to 7years on 18 October 1852 at Warwick, Warwickshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 26 March 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5095 His licence was revoked 1.10.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a gardener 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 July 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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Last Edited17 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Robert Clay 44351

M, #4435, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing from the person and sentenced to 7years on 1 July 1852 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 23 November 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4132 His licence was revoked 3.9.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a farmework knitter 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 January 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in July 1859 at Western Australia.1 
LeftRobert Clay 4435 left the colony for SA on 6 August 1864.1,3 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing 7 one pound notes and sentenced to 10 weeks on 29 May 1865 at Adelaide, South Australia. He had been convicted previously.4 

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ShipClara Convict Index
LeftLeft for South Aust Index
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Last Edited22 Jul 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  3. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S122] SA Prison Registers, online ancestry.com, https://www.familysearch.org/search/ark:/61903/…

John Warner 44361

M, #4436, b. 1813, d. 18 December 1872

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BirthHe was born in 1813.1 
BurialHe was buried on 18 December 1872 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 18 December 1872 at Near Marley, York, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing leather and sentenced to 7 years on 30 June 1845 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England.5 
PardonHis was granted a Pardon on 27 October 1849 at Owen Glendower & Euryalus Hulks, Gibraltar, Gibraltar; discharged - the terms of his release are unclear.6 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing potatoes and sentenced to 7years on 28 June 1852 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 10 October 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 3869 His licence was revoked 4.10.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.7 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clara arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 3 July 1857. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
OccupationRecorded as a farmer & miner on 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 4 chn as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 January 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkHe appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of Joseph Kenworthy.8 
Bio Mentioned in "Sand and Stone ..."9 

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West AustYork Census 1859 Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited8 Jun 2023

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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. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials 1843-1935.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 6433/1872.
  5. [S129] Millbank Prison Register, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-812711147/view
  6. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-812112585/view
  7. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  8. [S110] State Records Office of WA, online archive.sro.wa.gov.au, https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au/index.php/…
  9. [S168] Kevin Moran, Sand and Stone Part One Colonists and Convicts, pg 161.

John Darling 44371

M, #4437, b. 1832, d. 10 March 1859

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
BurialHe was buried on 10 March 1859 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
DeathHe died on 10 March 1859 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4,5 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a silver table spoon and sentenced to 7years on 15 October 1852 at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, 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 sailor 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited23 May 2023

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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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2044217012/view
  5. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1302/1859.

John Jones 44381

M, #4438, b. 1829

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7years on 5 April 1852 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 13 July 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 3432 His licence was revoked 20.10.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a spinner 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 14 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in April 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited20 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Thomas Regan 44391

M, #4439, b. 1836

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny from the person and sentenced to 7years on 31 March 1853 at Bolton, Lancashire, England.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 7 June 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5712 His licence was revoked 15.9.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 6 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in March 1860 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited17 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Henry Gillman 44401

M, #4440, b. 1824

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BirthHe was born in 1824.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking & larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 3 March 1851 at Central Criminal Court, London, London, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 20 July 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 2727 His licence was revoked 6.8.1856 and he was sent to Portland.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a dentist 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 Portland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 3 July 1857.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 March 1861 at Western Australia.1 
LeftHenry Gillman 4440 left the colony for S.A. on 23 March 1887.1,3 
Research CWA has a typo in the left for SA date. 

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Last Edited22 Jul 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  3. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Henry Browning 44411

M, #4441, b. 1834, d. 14 November 1905

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Parents His parents were Archibald Browning & Catherine Watson.2 
BirthHe was born in 1834 at Scotland.1 
BurialHe was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia. RC FC 51.3 
DeathHe died on 14 November 1905 at Perth, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of theft and sentenced to 7years on 28 July 1853 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 26 March 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5072 His licence was revoked 1.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.5 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor 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 Portland 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 3 March 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in February 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 16 March 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited7 Sep 2023

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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: 2385/1905.
  3. [S14] Metropolitan Cemeteries Board, online ww2.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch, https://portal.mcb.wa.gov.au/name-search/ns-detail/
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 2385/1905.
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Thomas Charles 44421

M, #4442, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing from the person and sentenced to 10 years on 14 June 1852 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 7 May 1853 at Western Australia.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 30 July 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 6012 His licence was revoked 01.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a groom 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 Portland prison.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 14 September 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited30 Mar 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Charles Hutchinson 44431

M, #4443, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 10 years on 1 July 1852 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 4 September 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 6423 His licence was revoked 21.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland.2 
OccupationRecorded as a butcher 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 7 May 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 22 October 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited30 Mar 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

William Jones 44441

M, #4444, b. 1831, d. 7 December 1889

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
DeathHe died on 7 December 1889 at Perth, Western Australia, found drowned in Swan River.1,2,3,4 
BurialHe was buried on 8 December 1889 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7years on 28 July 1852 at Newington, Surrey, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 13 October 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4363 His licence was revoked 1.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.5 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 3 July 1857.1 
OccupationRecorded as a waterman 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 March 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 25 June 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of housebreaking & stealing and sentenced to 4 years on 4 April 1860 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.6 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 26 January 1863 at Western Australia.7 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 2 April 1865 at Western Australia.7 
ConvictedConvicted of breaking into a shop & stealing and sentenced to 5 years on 5 January 1870 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.8 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 17 April 1874 at Western Australia.9 

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ShipClara Convict Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Last Edited20 Apr 2023

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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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, 1889 pg 197 Inquests.
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/66928323
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record
  6. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/66009708
  7. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  8. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3755396
  9. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

William Stubley 44451

M, #4445, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of arson and sentenced to 7years on 28 February 1852 at Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 5 June 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 3166 His licence was revoked 1.12.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 12 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in March 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited17 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

William Dixon 44461

M, #4446, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 7 years on 5 January 1852 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 19 April 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 2644 His licence was revoked 26.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a waterman 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 6 March 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in January 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited31 Mar 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Charles Hallum 44471

M, #4447, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny from a building and sentenced to 7years on 1 July 1852 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 12 December 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4483 His licence was revoked 23.12.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 26 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in September 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited4 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

John Phelan 44481

M, #4448, b. 1811

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BirthHe was born in 1811.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing an iron pan and sentenced to 7years on 4 January 1853 at Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 10 April 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5279 His licence was revoked 26.11.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a woolcomber on 3 July 1857.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 3 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in January 1861 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited20 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

Stephen Tillott 44491

M, #4449, b. 1832
Name-Change Stephen Tillott 4449 was also known as Stepen Tillott 4449.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny from the person and sentenced to 10 years on 30 December 1850 at Exeter, Devon, England.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 5 March 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 5626 His licence was revoked 29.12.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.2 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 15 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in December 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 3 October 1863 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClara Convict Index
Last Edited17 Apr 2023

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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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

William Wolfendon 44501

M, #4450, b. 1823, d. 8 April 1890
Name-Change William Wolfendon 4450 was also known as William Wolfenden 4450.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1823.1 
DeathHe died on 8 April 1890 at York, Western Australia.2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a donkey and sentenced to 7years on 5 July 1852 at Salford, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 9 November 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 4045 His licence was revoked 23.5.1856 and he was sent to Portland Prison.4 
OccupationRecorded as a green grocer 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 Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 March 1858 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in August 1860 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of housebreaking & stealing and sentenced to 3 years on 3 April 1872 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.5 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 October 1874 at Western Australia.6 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 2 April 1875 at Western Australia.6 

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Last Edited7 Sep 2023

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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, Reg: 197/1890. Recorded as William Wolfenden.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  5. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3750971
  6. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.