George Meakins 46261

M, #4626, b. 1820, d. 7 May 1891

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BirthHe was born in 1820 at Potters Pury, Northamptonshire, England.1 
DeathHe died on 7 May 1891 at Colonial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Old Age and Debility; Cellulitis.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 8 May 1891 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2,4 
ConvictedConvicted of sheep stealing and sentenced to 14 years on 28 February 1856 at Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 4 chn as at 1 January 1858.5,6 
OccupationRecorded as a baker on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4626 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 31 August 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 January 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited15 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. [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: 261/1891.
  4. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/207565520/…
  5. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2042392899/view
  6. [S84] Records of the Colonial Office, online nla.gov.au/nla.obj-728202615/findingaid#nla-obj-728207492, Register of applications for passages to the colonies for convicts' families
    https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2054391794/view

John Brown 46271

M, #4627, b. 1834, d. 22 February 1859

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
DeathHe died on 22 February 1859 at Mount Eliza Invalid Depot, Perth, Western Australia, hospital.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 23 February 1859 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny & receiving and sentenced to 14 years on 21 January 1856 at Westminster, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4627 on 1 January 1858.1 
Bio There is some info about John here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited31 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1210/1859.
  4. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/explore/…

Matthew Flowers 46281

M, #4628, b. 1820
Name-Change Matthew Flowers 4628 was also known as John Walker 4628.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1820.1 
ConvictedConvicted of receiving stolen goods and sentenced to 14 years on 2 January 1855 at Derby, Derbyshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 5 chn as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4628 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 29 January 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 May 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited25 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.

William Johnson 46291

M, #4629, b. 1831
Name-Change William Johnson 4629 was also known as William Gallway 4629.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of felony and sentenced to 7 years on 4 July 1851 at Reading, Berkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.2 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 30 October 1854 at Dartmoor Prison, Tavistock, Devon, England.3 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 14 years on 15 October 1855 at Abingdon, Berkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4629 on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 June 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 13 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Bio There is some info about William here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited25 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-813257449/view
  3. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

John Stephens 46301

M, #4630, b. 1832, d. 6 July 1898

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Parents His father was Thomas Stephens.2 
BirthHe was born in 1832 at Allstone, Gloucester, England.1 
DeathHe died on 6 July 1898 at Nnargo, Dongara, Western Australia.1,3,4 
BurialHe was buried on 6 July 1898 at Dongara Cemetery, Dongara, Western Australia.3 
ConvictedConvicted and sentenced to (an unknown value) on 3 January 1853 at Hereford, Herefordshire, England.5 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 28 February 1856 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England.6 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to 14 years on 26 July 1856 at Hereford, Herefordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858. Married Ann Beasley 22.7.1862 Guildford Cong Indep. Son of Thomas & Mary nee Matthews.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4630 on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 25 October 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 5 March 1862 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited31 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: 1351/1898.
  3. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=5852
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 1351/1898.
  5. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  6. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1075532237/view

George Cuerdale 46311

M, #4631, b. 1827, d. 16 August 1887
Name-Change George Cuerdale 4631 was also known as George Curedale 4631.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
DeathHe died on 16 August 1887 at Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Fremantle Cemetery, Fremantle, Western Australia.5 
ConvictedConvicted of forgery and sentenced to 14 years on 9 August 1856 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a cotton manufacturer on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4631 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 23 March 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Bio There is some info about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited4 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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, Inquest 1887 pg 150.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/3765030
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 495/1887.
  5. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/207374289/…

Louis Julien 46321

M, #4632, b. 1819

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BirthHe was born in 1819.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & theft and sentenced to 7 years on 27 December 1855 at St Helier, Jersey.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4632 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 15 February 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 August 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited11 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.

John Pitts 46331

M, #4633, b. 1826

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery & wounding being armed and sentenced to life on 8 December 1855 at York, Yorkshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4633 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 August 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 17 April 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited17 Aug 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 Hawkins 46341

M, #4634, b. 1802, d. 1 September 1869

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BirthHe was born in 1802.1 
DeathHe died on 1 September 1869 at Invalid Depot, Fremantle, Western Australia.1,2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of unnatural offence and sentenced to life on 13 December 1855 at Warwick, Warwickshire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was widower 2 chn as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a farm labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4634 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 June 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 17 September 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited31 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4383/1869.

Edward Field 46351

M, #4635, b. 1841

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BirthHe was born in 1841.1 
ConvictedConvicted of buggery with a mare and sentenced to life on 8 March 1856 at Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a farm labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4635 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 28 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 30 April 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited11 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.

George Allington 46361

M, #4636, b. 1835, d. 3 September 1914

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Parents His father was Arthur Allington.2 
BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
DeathHe died on 3 September 1914 at Northam, Western Australia.1,3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Northam Cemetery, Northam, Western Australia.5,6
ConvictedConvicted of maliciously wounding with intent to murder and sentenced to life on 29 March 1856 at Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a farm labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4636 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 July 1861 at Western Australia. Attached image is from the Toodyay TOL CD 721/31.7
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 21 May 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Bio There is some info about George here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited4 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: 4900105/1914.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/211583944
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4900105/1914.
  5. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/233351268/…
  6. [S40] Northam Cemetery, online northamcemetery.atwebpages.com/.
  7. [S213] Ticket of Leave, Toodyay TOL Register 721/31, Pg 1L (pdf pg 62).

John Garratty 46371

M, #4637, b. 1829, d. 18 October 1880
Name-Change John Garratty 4637 was also known as John Garrotty 4637. 

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
DeathHe died on 18 October 1880 at Greenough, Western Australia, reg: 10691/1880.1,2,3,4 
BurialHe was buried on 22 October 1880 at Greenough Cemetery, Greenough, Western Australia.5 
ConvictedConvicted of maliciously wounding wit intent to prevent apprehension and sentenced to life on 12 March 1856 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a collier on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4637 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 November 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 30 April 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited11 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au.
  3. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, Inquest 1880 pg 174.
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/255707621
  5. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=5046

William How 46381

M, #4638, b. 1831
Name-Change William How 4638 was also known as William Howe 4638.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of rape and sentenced to life on 17 March 1856 at Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a farm labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4638 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 11 December 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 30 May 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited26 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 Rolling 46391

M, #4639, b. 1819, d. 4 August 1873
Name-Change Thomas Rolling 4639 was also known as Thomas Rollin 4639. 

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BirthHe was born in 1819.1 
DeathHe died on 4 August 1873 at Colonial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Accidentally Burnt.2,3,4 
BurialHe was buried on 5 August 1873 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of rape and sentenced to life on 9 July 1856 at York, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a baker on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4639 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 August 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 23 February 1867 at Western Australia.1 
Bio There is some info about Thomas here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited31 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. [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: 6740/1873. Recorded as Thomas Rollins.

James Millington 46401

M, #4640, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of maliciously wounding with intent to murder and sentenced to life on 8 March 1856 at Worcester, Worcestershire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a collier on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4640 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 May 1862 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 16 April 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited11 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 Lithgow 46411

M, #4641, b. 1832, d. 15 November 1909
Name-Change James Lithgow 4641 was also known as James Lithgoe 4641.1 

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Parents His parents were James Lithgow & Isabella Mccollister.2 
BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
DeathHe died on 15 November 1909 at Claremont, Western Australia.3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia; ANG CC 139.3 
ConvictedConvicted of desertion (Court Martial) and sentenced to life on 7 May 1856 at Sebastopol, Crimea, Russia.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a sawyer; soldier on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4641 on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 July 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 7 June 1873 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find more information about James here Crimean War Veterans in Western Australia

There is also some info about James here Australian Convict Records

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StoriesConvict Stories Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Crimean War Veteran
Last Edited19 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: 1600147/1909.
  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: 1600147/1909.

Benjamin Count 46421

M, #4642, b. 1836
Name-Change Benjamin Count 4642 was also known as William Count 4642. 
Name-Change Benjamin Count 4642 was also known as Benjamin Caunt 4642.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cutting & wounding with intent to murder and sentenced to life on 9 July 1856 at York, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4642 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 17 December 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 16 July 1884 at Western Australia.1 
LeftBenjamin Count 4642 left the colony for Singapore on 23 October 1884.1 
Bio There is some info about him here Australian Convict Records

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LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited17 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 Hodson Jones 46431

M, #4643, b. 1811, d. 28 July 1874

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BirthHe was born in 1811.1 
DeathHe died on 28 July 1874 at Colonial Hospital, Champion Bay, Western Australia.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of manslaughter and sentenced to life on 9 August 1856 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was widower as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a woolsorter on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4643 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 30 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 11 March 1867 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited31 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. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=18770
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 8051/1874.

Edwin Helliwell 46441

M, #4644, b. 1831

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of cutting & wounding with intent to resist his apprehension and sentenced to life on 9 July 1856 at York, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4644 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 9 August 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited26 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.

Robert Docherty 46451

M, #4645, b. 1833
Name-Change Robert Docherty 4645 was also known as Robert Dogherty 4645.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
ConvictedConvicted of theft by housebreaking and sentenced to 7 years on 22 April 1851 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.2 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 14 April 1855 at Portland Prison, Portland, Dorset, England. Licence No. 2630.3 
ConvictedConvicted of theft by house breaking and sentenced to 21 years on 10 January 1856 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a moulder on 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4645 on 1 January 1858.1,4 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 September 1864 at Western Australia.1,4 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 23 June 1868 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted and sentenced to 3 years on 4 June 1873 at Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.5 

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Transported Twice
Last Edited23 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  3. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  4. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.
  5. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…

James McMillan 46461

M, #4646, b. 1837
Name-Change James McMillan 4646 was also known as James McMullen 4646.1 

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James McMillan 4646 (Photo: SRO Cons 4173/1
BirthHe was born in 1837.1 
ConvictedConvicted of theft and sentenced to 21 years on 29 April 1856 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a weaver on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4646 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 18 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 July 1868 at Western Australia.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 10076 on 6 September 1872.2 
ConvictedConvicted of housebreaking & stealing and sentenced to 3 years on 6 September 1872 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.3 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 22 August 1874 at Western Australia.2 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 10274 on 2 July 1879.4 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing from the person and sentenced to 5 years on 2 July 1879 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.5 
Bio Jame's story is partly told on pg 45 of "Australia's Last Convicts"

There is some info about James here Australian Convict Records.6 

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ShipNile Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Last Edited25 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. [S25] 31/12/1859 Census, York, WA.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/114442351
  4. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.
  5. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2981435
  6. [S34] Lorraine Clark and Cherie Strickland, Australia's Last Convicts, pg 45.

Allen Craig Paterson 46471

M, #4647, b. 1807, d. circa 8 February 1869

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BirthHe was born in 1807.1 
DeathHe died circa 8 February 1869 at Perth, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 8 February 1869 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of theft and sentenced to 7 years on 22 September 1851 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.4 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 9 December 1854 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.5 
ConvictedConvicted of theft and sentenced to 21 years on 30 April 1856 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a plumber on 1 January 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 7 chn as at 1 January 1858.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4647 on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 September 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 20 December 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipNile Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited31 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: 4139/1869.
  4. [S107] Records of the Home Office, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://www.findmypast.com.au/transcript

John Cullen 46481

M, #4648, b. 1833, d. 28 June 1920

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Parents His parents were Thomas Cullen & Annie Mooney.2 
BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
DeathHe died on 28 June 1920 at Claremont, Western Australia.3,4 
BurialHe was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia; RC CB 10.3 
ConvictedConvicted of desertion & using violence to his superior officer (Court Martial) and sentenced to 21 years on 29 July 1856 at Malta. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a compositor; soldier on 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4648 on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 30 March 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 18 November 1867 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find more information about John here Crimean War Veterans in Western Australia

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StoriesConvict Stories Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Crimean War Veteran
Last Edited19 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: 100883/1920.
  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: 100883/1920.

Darby Furie 46491

M, #4649, b. 1831
Name-Change Darby Furie 4649 was also known as Jeremiah Haggerty 4649.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of theft & assault and sentenced to 21 years on 7 June 1852 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a footman on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4649 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 April 1858 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 January 1862 at Western Australia.1 
LeftDarby Furie 4649 left the colony for Callao on 10 March 1863.1,2 
Bio His story is told at Harvey History Online



There is some info about Darby here Australian Convict Records

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StoriesConvict Stories Index
LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
Last Edited18 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. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Henry Duffety 46501

M, #4650, b. 1828

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing with violence from a dwelling house and sentenced to 20 years on 27 March 1856 at Taunton, Somerset, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 1 January 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a shoemaker on 1 January 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 1 January 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Nile arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 1 January 1858. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 4650 on 1 January 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 15 October 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 May 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find some information about him here Australian Convict Records

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ShipNile Convict Index
Last Edited25 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.