George Schofield 72511

M, #7251, b. 1836, d. 2 November 1878
Name-Change George Schofield 7251 was also known as John McAllister 7251.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1836 at Manchester, Lancashire, England.1 
DeathHe died on 2 November 1878 at Lunatic Asylum, Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny in a dwelling house and sentenced to 10 years on 3 October 1861 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a greengrocer on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 18 May 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 28 August 1877 at Western Australia.1 
Bio The Western Ancestor Article - "Life of John McAllister" is about him

He is also mentioned in the article "The Life of Hannah Elliott."5,6 

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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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, Inquest 1878 pg 182.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 9872/1878.
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/65954875
  5. [S240] "The Life of John McAllister."
  6. [S241] "The Life of Hannah Elliott."

John Shaw 72521

M, #7252, b. 1838

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BirthHe was born in 1838.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 7 years on 3 October 1861 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a hawker; gold beater on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 19 July 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 7 October 1867 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 21 March 1870 at Western Australia.1 

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  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.

Edward Shepherd 72531

M, #7253, b. 1835

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 8 years on 6 January 1862 at Salford, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a collier on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 8 January 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 31 October 1872 at Western Australia.1 
LeftEdward Shepherd 7253 left the colony for N.S.W. per Chrysolite on 2 August 1873.1,2 

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  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/…

Edward Storey 72541

M, #7254, b. 1837

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BirthHe was born in 1837.1 
ConvictedConvicted of pick pocket and sentenced to 5 years on 9 April 1860 at Westminster, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor; shoemaker on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 8 April 1865 at Western Australia.2 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 8 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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

James Summers 72551

M, #7255, b. 1840

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BirthHe was born in 1840.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 10 years on 14 October 1861 at Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a tailor on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 28 August 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 11 November 1870 at Western Australia.1 
LeftJames Summers 7255 left the colony for Singapore per Amur on 23 November 1870.1 
Bio He is mentioned in "Robert Quin."2 

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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. [S218] Rod Quin, Robert Quin : a Western Australian Story, pgs 51-54.

Robert Smith 72561

M, #7256, b. 1823, d. 14 March 1885

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BirthHe was born in 1823.1 
DeathHe died on 14 March 1885 at Lunatic Asylum, Fremantle, Western Australia.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 1 January 1862 at Swaffham, Norfolk, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 20 August 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 November 1871 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 24 April 1872 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. [S95] WA Police Gazettes, online slwa.wa.gov.au/collections/collections/police-gazettes, Inquest 1885 pg 43.
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 13079/1885.
  4. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

John Smith 72571

M, #7257, b. 1836, d. 29 May 1866

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
DeathHe died on 29 May 1866 at Champion Bay, Western Australia, died at Hiring Depot.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny & receiving stolen goods and sentenced to 7 years on 15 October 1861 at Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a chairmaker on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 August 1864 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. [S85] CO 18 Despatches, https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2043249546/view
  3. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 3193/1866.

Edward Smith 72581

M, #7258, b. 1827

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BirthHe was born in 1827.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 10 years on 12 October 1855 at Bath, Somerset, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 19 March 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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  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.

Alfred Edward Stevens 72591

M, #7259, b. 1843, d. 18 June 1864
Name-Change Alfred Edward Stevens 7259 was also known as Alfred Stephens 7259.1 

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BirthHe was born in 1843.1 
DeathHe died on 18 June 1864 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, continued fever.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of shooting with intent and sentenced to 15 years on 31 March 1862 at Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a plumber on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 

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  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: 2529/1864. Recorded as Alfred Stephens.
  3. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  4. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Register of Admissions and Discharges From Hospital, 1857 - 1886 (M32)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

Edmund Shepherd 72601

M, #7260, b. 1824, d. 16 June 1891

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Parents His parents were William Shepherd & Sarah.2 
BirthHe was born in 1824 at Aldingbourne, Sussex, England.1,2 
BaptismHe was baptised on 17 May 1824 at Aldingbourne, Sussex, England, His parents were William Shepherd & Sarah.2 
MarrHe married Mary Gale on 23 April 1855 at Aldingbourne, Sussex, England. Daughter of William Shepherd.3 
DeathHe died on 16 June 1891 at Mount Eliza Invalid Depot, Perth, Western Australia, Chronic Bronchitis.4,5,6 
BurialHe was buried on 18 June 1891 at East Perth Cemetery, East Perth, Western Australia.4 
Census_1851EngHe appeared on the 1851 English census at Westergate, Sussex, England. His occupation was shown as groom.7 
ConvictedConvicted of firing a stack and sentenced to 10 years on 18 March 1861 at Lewes, Sussex, England.1 
Census_1861EngHe appeared on the 1861 English census at Petworth Gaol, Petworth, Sussex, England. His occupation was shown as beer house keeper.8 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer; shopkeeper on 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 3 children as at 29 May 1863.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 21 December 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 10 October 1868 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 20 March 1871 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. [S37] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…
  3. [S296] England, Select Marriages, 1538-1973, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…
  4. [S11] East Perth Cemeteries, online eastperthcemeteries.com.au, https://www.eastperthcemeteries.com.au/index.php/explore/…
  5. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 336/1891. Recorded as Edward Shepherd.
  6. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/66231588
  7. [S199] 1851 England Census, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…
  8. [S226] 1861 England Census, online Ancestry.com, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/…

John Smith 72611

M, #7261, b. 1839
Name-Change John Smith 7261 was also known as George Smith 7261. 

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BirthHe was born in 1839.1 
ConvictedConvicted of uttering a forged bank note and sentenced to 7 years on 12 December 1861 at Warwick, Warwickshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a painter on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 14 October 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 27 March 1867 at Western Australia.1 

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  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.

Samuel Scott 72621

M, #7262, b. 1839

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Family LinkSamuel Scott 7262 and Thomas Humphrey Scott 7263 were brothers. 
BirthHe was born in 1839 at Warwickshire, England.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 10 years on 31 March 1862 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a gas fitter on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 1 September 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 24 December 1869 at Western Australia.1 

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  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 Humphrey Scott 72631

M, #7263, b. 1842, d. 8 June 1926

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Thomas Scott 7263 (Photo: ianscott65
Parents His parents were Humphrey Scott & Sarah Owen.2 
Family LinkThomas Humphrey Scott 7263 and Samuel Scott 7262 were brothers. 
BirthHe was born in 1842 at Warwickshire, England.1 
DeathHe died on 8 June 1926 at Northampton, Western Australia.3,4,5 
BurialHe was buried at Northampton, Northampton, Western Australia.6 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 10 years on 31 March 1862 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
OccupationRecorded as a clerk on 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 6 December 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 4 April 1870 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. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Death Reg: 5000003/1926.
  3. [S45] Midwest Death Register, online midwestwaheritage.com/midwest-death-register/, https://midwestwaheritage.com/result/?id=14954
  4. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/259275721
  5. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 5000003/1926. Recorded as Thomas Humphrey Scott.
  6. [S33] Find A Grave, online findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/245575900/…

Thomas Sanders 72641

M, #7264, b. 1831

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BirthHe was born in 1831.1 
ConvictedConvicted of felony and sentenced to 10 years on 27 February 1862 at Worcester, Worcestershire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a carter on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 13 November 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 14 April 1870 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 14 May 1872 at Western Australia.1 

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

Joseph Sutcliffe 72651

M, #7265, b. 1829

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BirthHe was born in 1829.1 
ConvictedConvicted of burglary & wounding and sentenced to life on 13 December 1851 at York, Yorkshire, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 31 May 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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  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 Smith 72661

M, #7266, b. 1821

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BirthHe was born in 1821.1 
ConvictedConvicted of horse stealing and sentenced to 7 years on 7 December 1861 at York, Yorkshire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 12 October 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 17 February 1871 at Western Australia.1 

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  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.

Donald Stewart 72671

M, #7267, b. 1823

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BirthHe was born in 1823 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 
ConvictedConvicted of house breaking and sentenced to 8 years on 24 September 1861 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 1 child as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a hawker; cooper on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 January 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 6 November 1867 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 2 December 1869 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny in a dwelling house and sentenced to 6 years on 8 April 1871 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.2 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 10 July 1875 at Western Australia.3 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 16 July 1877 at Western Australia.3 

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  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/66033525
  3. [S7] Rica Erickson and Gillian O'Mara, Convicts in WA 1850-1887.

Thomas Scott 72681

M, #7268, b. 1834, d. 5 April 1875

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BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
DeathHe died on 5 April 1875 at Convict Establishment Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, morbus cordis.2,3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of violence to a superior officer (Court Martial) and sentenced to 14 years on 28 February 1860 at Dum Dum, West Bengal, India.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a sailor; soldier on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 31 December 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Bio He is mentioned in "Exploration Eastwards..."5 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Last Edited28 Dec 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. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, Register of Admissions and Discharges From Hospital, 1857 - 1886 (M32)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S9] WA BDM's, online www.bdm.justice.wa.gov.au, Reg: 8433/1875.
  4. [S6] Western Australia Convict Records, 1846-1930 SROWA, online Ancestry.com, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  5. [S167] Peter J. Bridge & Kim Epton, Exploration Eastwards 1860-1869, pgs 289-392, 520.

Henry Shields 72691

M, #7269, b. 1835
Name-Change Henry Shields 7269 was also known as Henry Shield 7269. 

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BirthHe was born in 1835.1 
ConvictedConvicted of disobedience of orders & insubordination (Court Martial) and sentenced to 14 years on 29 October 1860 at Dinapore, India. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a seaman; carpenter; soldier on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 12 May 1865 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 25 July 1870 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 24 November 1874 at Western Australia.1 
Bio He has an entry in "They Kept this State Afloat."2 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Last Edited21 Dec 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. [S20] Rod Dickson, They Kept This State Afloat, pg 248.

John Shirkey 72701

M, #7270, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of desertion & robbery with violence (Court Martial) and sentenced to 10 years on 8 January 1861 at Mauritius. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a steelmelter; soldier on 29 May 1863.1 
Physical Desc.Recorded with the physical attributes: D left side covered with a castle, 2 women Catherine Rence, Hepzibah Wilson left arm, Elizabeth Quite, woman, cross, flags, Britannia, cannon right arm on 29 May 1863.2 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 9 November 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 8 May 1874 at Western Australia.1 
ConvictedConvicted of stealing a watch and sentenced to 7 years on 9 January 1875 at Perth, Western Australia. He had been convicted previously.3 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
MultipleMultiple Convict No.s Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Branded D for Deserter
Last Edited15 Feb 2024

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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, Estimates and Convict Lists (128/1 - 32)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…
  3. [S12] Trove, online trove.nla.gov.au, https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/2973562/727857

John Sullivan 72711

M, #7271, b. 1836

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BirthHe was born in 1836.1 
ConvictedConvicted of using threatening language (Court Martial) and sentenced to 10 years on 30 December 1861 at Woolwich, Kent, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a cab driver; soldier on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 2 March 1869 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 16 June 1871 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 29 December 1871 at Western Australia.2 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 20 April 1872 at Western Australia.2 
LeftJohn Sullivan 7271 left the colony for Shanghai per Antipodes on 2 March 1873.1 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
LeftLeft the WA Colony Index
MilitaryMilitary Court Martial
Last Edited15 Feb 2024

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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, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…

George Thompson 72721

M, #7272, b. 1838, d. 29 August 1903

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BirthHe was born in 1838.1 
DeathHe died on 29 August 1903 at Port Hedland, Western Australia.2 
ConvictedConvicted of embezzlement and sentenced to 7 years on 23 July 1861 at Durham, Durham, England.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a solicitor's clerk on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 24 April 1864 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 26 October 1866 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
Last Edited8 Apr 2024

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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/37799367

Arthur Templeton 72731

M, #7273, b. 1839

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BirthHe was born in 1839.1 
ConvictedConvicted of firing a hay stack and sentenced to 15 years on 10 March 1862 at Chelmsford, Essex, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a navvy on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portland prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 7 July 1866 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 22 July 1872 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
West AustMid West Convict Database Index
Last Edited21 Dec 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.

Thomas Tomlinson 72741

M, #7274, b. 1834, d. 10 March 1908
Name-Change Thomas Tomlinson 7274 was also known as Tom The Dealer 7274. 

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Thomas Tomlinson 7274 (Photo: SLWA)
Parents His parents were John Tomlinson & Elizabeth Beaver.2 
BirthHe was born in 1834.1 
BurialHe was buried at Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia. ANG BC 171.3 
DeathHe died on 10 March 1908 at Claremont, Western Australia.3,4 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny of fixtures and sentenced to 7 years on 10 June 1858 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was unmarried as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a horse breaker; pipemaker on 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Portsmouth prison.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being illiterate as at 29 May 1863.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
Conditional PardonHis Conditional Pardon was granted on 21 March 1864 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited6 Mar 2024

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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: 1600037/1908.
  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: 1600037/1908.

John Taylor 72751

M, #7275, b. 1830

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BirthHe was born in 1830.1 
ConvictedConvicted of larceny and sentenced to 6 years on 11 April 1859 at Salford, Lancashire, England. He had been convicted previously.1 
Family Status Claimed that his marital status was married 2 children as at 29 May 1863.1 
OccupationRecorded as a labourer; factory hand on 29 May 1863.1 
LiteracyRecorded as being semi-literate as at 29 May 1863.1 
TransportedTransported to WA on the Clyde arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 29 May 1863. He had been collected from Chatham prison.1 
Ticket of LeaveHis Ticket of Leave was granted on 23 June 1863 at Western Australia.1 
ExpiredHis sentence expired on 20 October 1865 at Western Australia.2 
Cert. of FreedomHis Certificate of Freedom was granted on 20 October 1865 at Western Australia.1 

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ShipClyde Convict Index
MultipleTransported Twice
Last Edited15 Feb 2024

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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, General Register, 1850 - 1868 (R21b)
    https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/60668/…