Patrick Burke 51511

M, #5151, b. 1832

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BirthHe was born in 1832.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing and sentenced to 10 years on 12 January 1852 at Westminster, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 2 September 1856 at Millbank Prison, Millbank, Middlesex, England. Licence No. 6296 His licence was revoked 28.12.1857 and he was sent to Millbank Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5151 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 13 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 18 April 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited3 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

Peter Welsh 51521

M, #5152, b. 1830, d. 27 May 1885
Name-Change Peter Welsh 5152 was also known as Peter Welch 5152. 

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
DeathHe died on 27 May 1885 at York, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 27 May 1885 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to 10 years on 9 July 1853 at Winchester, Hampshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a coal heaver on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5152 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 29 February 1868 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited3 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. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 13215/1885.
  4. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials 1843-1935.

Henry Green 51531

M, #5153, b. 1826

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BirthHe was born in 1826.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing & pick pocket and sentenced to 10 years on 3 January 1853 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 4 August 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7252 His licence was revoked 3.3.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a weaver on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5153 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 19 September 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

Patrick Roan 51541

M, #5154, b. 1828, d. 21 May 1888
Name-Change Patrick Roan 5154 was also known as Patrick O'Rourke 5153.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
DeathHe died on 21 May 1888 at Williams River, Western Australia.1,2 
BurialHe was buried at Wandering Catholic Cemetery, Wandering, Western Australia.3
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 10 years on 20 March 1852 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 23 August 1856 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 6204 His licence was revoked 25.3.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.4 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858. Married CM Waters 12.06.1859.1 
OccupationRecorded as a slater on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5154 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired in May 1862 at Western Australia.1 
Research CWA has the wrong place of death. 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited4 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 451/1888. Recorded as Patrick Rourke.
  3. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/190056081/patrick-o'rourke.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

Hans Janssen 51551

M, #5155, b. 1830, d. 6 June 1868

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
DeathHe died on 6 June 1868 at York, Western Australia.2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing sacks and sentenced to 10 years on 4 January 1853 at Maidstone, Kent, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 31 July 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7128 His licence was revoked 14.4.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.4 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a groom on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5155 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 25 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 31 March 1863 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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: 3929/1868.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-813966013/view

William Annakin 51561

M, #5156, b. 1831

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to 10 years on 8 December 1853 at York, Yorkshire, England.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 7 August 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7182 His licence was revoked 30.3.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a fitter on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5156 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 January 1863 at Western Australia.1 
LeftWilliam Annakin 5156 left the colony for Callao Lima Peru on 25 January 1869.1,3 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
Last Edited4 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record
  3. [S76] Convicts Who Left From Albany, online ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

William Thomas 51571

M, #5157, b. 1827, d. 9 November 1882

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
DeathHe died on 9 November 1882 at Wanerenooka, Northampton, Western Australia, mine.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 1 March 1853 at Exeter, Devon, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 7 August 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7185 His licence was revoked 3.5.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.5 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a cutler on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5157 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 13 May 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 21 June 1869 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited4 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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, Inquest 1882 pg 193.
  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: 11513/1882.
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

William Gray 51581

M, #5158, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of felony and sentenced to 10 years on 1 July 1853 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 30 January 1858 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7501 His licence was revoked 3.5.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a engineer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5158 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 26 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Census_1859YorkWilliam Gray 5158 appeared on the 1859 York census at York, Western Australia, on the premises of G M Meares.3 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 5 December 1863 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustYork Census 1859 Index
Last Edited4 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. [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/…

James Birnie 51591

M, #5159, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery and sentenced to 10 years on 14 April 1853 at Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 26 January 1858 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7497 His licence was revoked 23.6.1858 and he was sent to convicted previously.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5159 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 September 1859 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

Benjamin Peach 51601

M, #5160, b. 1819

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BirthHe was born in 1819.1 
ConvictedConvicted of wounding with intent and sentenced to 10 years on 25 February 1852 at Hertford, Hertfordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 2 September 1856 at Millbank Prison, Millbank, Middlesex, England. Licence No. 6295 His licence was revoked 13.3.1858 and he was sent to Millbank Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a bricklayer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5160 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 October 1859 at Western Australia.1 
LeftBenjamin Peach 5160 left the colony for S.A. on 24 October 1869.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
LeftLeft for South Aust Index
Left the WA Colony Index
Last Edited22 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

Thomas Martin 51611

M, #5161, b. 1831

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 10 March 1853 at Newington, Surrey, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 7 August 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7194 His licence was revoked 27.4.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.2 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5161 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 3 July 1861 at Western Australia.1 
LeftThomas Martin 5161 left the colony for London on 4 January 1879.1,3 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
Last Edited4 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. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record
  3. [S156] Brian Purdue, Convicts Who Left The Colony, Police Gazette 1879 pg 16.

James Stubbs 51621

M, #5162, b. 1828, d. circa 4 April 1870

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BirthHe was born in 1828.1 
DeathHe died circa 4 April 1870 at Pinjarra, Western Australia.2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 4 April 1870 at St Johns Churchyard, Pinjarra, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 15 years on 29 March 1851 at Chester, Cheshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 3 November 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7361 His licence was revoked 3.5.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.4 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a weaver on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5162 on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 May 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 7 September 1863 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited14 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. [S221] Burials, St John's Pinjarra Burials, pg 353.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 104783/1870.
  4. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record

William Humphreys 51631

M, #5163, b. 1831, d. 1 December 1870
Name-Change William Humphreys 5163 was also known as William Humphries 5163.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
DeathHe died on 1 December 1870 at York, Western Australia, in a brawl.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 1 December 1870 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 3 January 1853 at Stafford, Staffordshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LicenceHe was released on Licence on 4 August 1857 at Portsmouth Prison, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. Licence No. 7256 His licence was revoked 20.5.1858 and he was sent to Portsmouth Prison.5 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a hammerman on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5163 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 March 1859 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 2 January 1862 at Western Australia.1 
Bio Mentioned in "Sand & Stone ..."6 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 4802/1870.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Deaths 1842-1935.
  4. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials 1843-1935.
  5. [S155] Records of the Prison Commission, online unknown url, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record
  6. [S168] Kevin Moran, Sand and Stone Part One Colonists and Convicts, pg 157.

John Thang Harradine 51641

M, #5164, b. 1814, d. 17 July 1881
Name-Change John Thang Harradine 5164 was also known as Michael Harradine 5164.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1814.1 
DeathHe died on 17 July 1881 at Irwin Greenough road, Irwin, Western Australia, died in cart taking him from Dongarra to Greenough.2,3,4,5 
BurialHe was buried on 17 July 1881 at Greenough Cemetery, Greenough, Western Australia.4 
ConvictedConvicted of horse stealing & forgery and sentenced to 14 years on 4 March 1857 at Bedford, Bedfordshire, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 4 chn as at 20 November 1858. Applied for wife Sarah nee Tubbs & children to come to WA.6,7 
OccupationRecorded as a farmer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5164 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 November 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 8 June 1869 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited26 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. [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: 10989/1881.
  4. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=4717
  5. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/255708792
  6. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2039885439/view
  7. [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-2054396363/view

Henry Edwards 51651

M, #5165, b. 1824

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BirthHe was born in 1824.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 7 January 1857 at Norwich, Norfolk, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5165 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 September 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 4 March 1868 at Western Australia.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 10319 on 4 January 1882.2 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing money and sentenced to 5 years on 4 January 1882 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.3,4 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Last Edited3 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. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2986233
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/65958208

James Marsh 51661

M, #5166, b. 1827, d. 30 December 1861

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
DeathHe died on 30 December 1861 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, consumption.2,3,4,5 
ConvictedConvicted of desertion (Court Martial) and sentenced to 8 years on 16 April 1857 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer; soldier (63rd Regt foot) on 20 November 1858.1 
Physical Desc.Recorded with the physical attributes: D on left side on 20 November 1858.6 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5166 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 5 August 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Bio You can find out more about him at Crimean War Veterans in Western Australia

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
StoriesConvict Stories Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Branded D for Deserter
Crimean War Veteran
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. [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: 1904/1862.
  5. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2039632365/view
  6. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

John Jones 51671

M, #5167, b. 1827, d. 8 March 1881

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
DeathHe died on 8 March 1881 at Western Australia remains 4 miles from Badgee.1 
ConvictedConvicted of robbery with violence and sentenced to 8 years on 9 March 1857 at York, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5167 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 3 June 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 July 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 16 August 1865 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & larceny and sentenced to 3 years on 7 October 1868 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.2 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 9934 on 7 October 1868.3 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 April 1874 at Western Australia.3 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 5 October 1874 at Western Australia.3 
Research CWA has the wrong convict No. 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
Transported Twice
Last Edited6 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. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/69385764
  3. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

Bernard Hyland 51681

M, #5168, b. 1833

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
ConvictedConvicted of striking his superior officer (Court Martial) and sentenced to 8 years on 4 May 1857 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a soldier labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5168 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 October 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 11 July 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Last Edited4 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.

Ralph Shipley 51691

M, #5169, b. 1827, d. 17 July 1892

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
DeathHe died on 17 July 1892 at York, Western Australia, hospital.1,2 
BurialHe was buried on 17 July 1892 at York Cemetery, York, Western Australia.3 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 7 years on 3 December 1856 at Derby, Derbyshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5169 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 4 August 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 30 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 13 February 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 614/1892.
  3. [S36] Jan James Collection held at FamilyHistoryWA,Bayswater, WA, York Burials1843-1935.

William Ganfield 51701

M, #5170, b. 1830, d. 1 December 1897

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Parents His parents were William Ganfield & Elizabeth Smith.2 
BirthHe was born in 1830 at Martock, Somerset, England.1 
DeathHe died on 1 December 1897 at Bunbury, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7 years on 30 June 1857 at Taunton, Somerset, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5170 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 March 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 9 April 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Bio His story is told at Harvey History Online
Research CWA has him dying in 1927 which looks to be wrong. 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
StoriesConvict Stories Index
MultipleTransported Twice
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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Death Reg: 2680/1897.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/157537419
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 2680/1897.

William Crabbe 51711

M, #5171, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of receiving stolen goods and sentenced to 7 years in June 1857 at Dorchester, Dorset, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 chn as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a small farmer & labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5171 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 17 December 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 2 October 1863 at Western Australia.1 
LeftWilliam Crabbe 5171 left the colony for U.K on 13 January 1873.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
Last Edited29 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.

Patrick Hoffman 51721

M, #5172, b. 1839, d. 5 January 1887

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BirthHe was born in 1839.1 
DeathHe died on 5 January 1887 at Geraldton, Western Australia, in hospital.1,2,3 
BurialHe was buried on 5 January 1887 at Geraldton Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia.3 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7 years on 11 May 1857 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5172 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 July 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 16 September 1867 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited29 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, Reg: 22/1887.
  3. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=19195

John Fawell 51731

M, #5173, b. 1833, d. November 1878

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BirthHe was born in 1833.1 
DeathHe died in November 1878 at Kojonup, Western Australia, commited suicide after attempt assualt on policeman's wife.1,2,3 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 7 years on 30 June 1857 at Northallerton, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a boiler maker on 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5173 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 27 July 1859 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 17 December 1867 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
West AustAlbany Related
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited4 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 9887/1878. Recorded as John Forrell.
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2980201

James Williams 51741

M, #5174, b. 1837

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BirthHe was born in 1837.1 
ConvictedConvicted of felony and sentenced to 7 years on 30 June 1857 at Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a sailor on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5174 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 22 January 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 1 April 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 17 March 1865 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
Last Edited4 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.

Philby Fish 51751

M, #5175, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary and sentenced to 6 years on 24 November 1856 at Central Criminal Court, London, London, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 20 November 1858.1 
OccupationRecorded as a bookbinder on 20 November 1858.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi literate as at 20 November 1858.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Edwin Fox arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 November 1858. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Convict No.Assigned with Convict No. 5175 on 20 November 1858.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 January 1860 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 31 July 1861 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 4 May 1863 at Western Australia.1 
LeftPhilby Fish 5175 left the colony for S.A. on 5 July 1867.1,2 

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ShipEdwin Fox Convict Index
LeftLeft for South Aust Index
Left the WA Colony Index
Last Edited22 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/…