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Joseph OTAWAL (aka Ottiwell HINDLE / Jospeh INGLE / Otawal INGLE) was born in England He was convicted of theft (silver watch) and sentenced to 7 years transportation. Joseph arrived in Sydney Cove o...

1/8/2017 1/13/2017

Ann OVERY was born c1750 - the daughter of Charles OVERY and Ellizabeth COLEMAN She was baptised 20/3/1750 at Portsea. She married John SMITH on 15/11/1783 at Portsea and they had 1 daughter Ann in...

12/6/2016 1/13/2017

Sarah aka Mary PILE / PILES was born c1766 to William PIAL and Elizabeth. She was baptised 12/10/1766 Rolvendon, Kent She was convicted of stealing money and sentenced to 7 years transportation. Sa...

1/1/2017 1/9/2017

James Williams arrived as a free settler onboard the " Sirius" in 1788 James WILLIAMS was born c1760 Wrexham, Wales, UK James was a private marine 23rd (Portsmouth) Company and arrived in Sydney Co...

9/29/2010 1/1/2017

Roger TWYFIELD was born c1757 He was convicted (breaking and entering and theft of 24 pounds of Tallow) and sentenced to 7 years transportation. He arrived in Sydney Cove on 26/1/1788 on "Friendship"...

12/24/2016 12/27/2016

Alexander HEWITT married Jane STARKEY 1/7/1797 Manchester, UK. He was convicted and sentenced to 7 years transportation and arrived in Sydney Cove on 11/3/1803 on Glatton.

12/22/2011 12/23/2016

William SMITH was born c1750 He was convicted of Burglary and was sentenced to 7 years transportation to Australia. He arrived in Sydney Cove on 26/1/1788 on "Charlotte" He had a relationship with ...

12/6/2016 12/19/2016

Mary BUTLER was born 23/9/1769 Mary was convicted of stealing and sentenced to 7 years transportation. She arrived in Sydney Cove on 3/6/1790 on "Lady Juliana". Mary was transferred to Norfolk Isla...

9/27/2016 12/16/2016

Thomas SPENCER was born c1759 He arrived in Sydney Cove on 26/1/1788 on "Scarborough" as a private marine 50th (Portsmouth) Company. On the 4/3/1790 he was sent to Norfolk Island on "Sirius" which ...

9/27/2016 12/4/2016

William Saltmarsh, convict "Alexander" 1788 MP (c.1770 - d.)

"William Butler", "William Saltmarsh"

born c1770 - sentenced 7 years William SALTMARSH was charged at Kingston SURREY ENG with two counts of theft. He was sentenced to 7 years transportation. Described as a labourer and living in the par...

9/27/2016 12/2/2016

Alexander McDONALD was born c1745 He was a private marine 20th (Portsmouth) Company and arrived in Sydney Cove on "Friendship" on 26/1/1788. He had a relationship with Mary PHILLIPS in 1789. On 18/...

9/27/2016 11/25/2016

John Colethread, free "Lady Penrhyn" 1788 MP (1761 - 1802)

"John COULTHREAD", "John COULTHARD"

John COLETHREAD aka COULTHREAD, COULTHARD was born about 1761 Carlisle, UK He arrived in Sydney Cove on the 26/1/1788 on the "Lady Penrhyn" as a private marine, 58th Company. His son James COLETHREAD...

10/2/2016 11/23/2016

Joseph DOWNEY was a seaman aboard the "Lady Penrhyn" which arrived in Sydney Cove 26/1/1788. Whilst aboard the "Lady Penrhyn" Joseph and Sarah BELLAMY conceived a child who was born either at sea or ...

11/14/2016 11/23/2016

Robert HOSBURN was a sailor who arrived in Sydney Cove on "Prince of Wales" on 26/1/1788. He had a daughter with Caroline LAYCOCK in 1788

10/2/2016 11/23/2016

Isaac TARR was born 1762 He was a Private Marine 26th (Portsmouth) Company and arrived in Sydney Cove on "Sirius" on 26/1/1788. He married Elizabeth CROOKS 10/4/1797 Parramatta. In 1822, Isaac ha...

11/20/2016 11/20/2016

William Tunks was a private marine in the 26th (Portsmouth) Company and arrived in Sydney Cove on the Sirius on the 26/1/1788 He married Sarah Lyons in 1791 on Norfolk Island and died in Sydney on 6/...

3/28/2010 11/17/2016

8/28/2013 11/17/2016

Peter DARGIN was born c1759 Lissenhall, Dublin. He arrived in Sydney Cove on 26/1/1788 as a private marine 14th (Portsmouth) Company on the "Alexander" He had a daughter with Mary WARREN in 1793. In ...

11/13/2016 11/13/2016

Samuel BRAIDEN was born c1769 at Portsmouth, England. He arrived in Sydney Cove as a Quartermaster's mate on the "Supply" on 26/1/1788. He had a child with Mary WARREN in 1791

11/13/2016 11/13/2016

Roseanna Juliana Nichols, free "Lady Penrhyn" 1788 MP (1787 - d.)

""Rosannah Julian""

Rosanna/Roseanna ABRAHAMS was born 18/3/1787 in London whilst her mother Esther ABRAHAMS was awaiting trial and transportation to Australia. Her father is believed to be JULIAN She arrived in Sydney ...

7/25/2015 11/13/2016

JANE LANGLEY, MARY FINN, Theft > grand larceny, 14th September 1785. 816. JANE LANGLEY and MARY FINN were indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 29th of July last, five guineas, value 5 l. 5 s. and ...

10/2/2016 11/13/2016

William was tried at Southampton Lent Assizes held at Winchester on 1 Mar 1785. " William Tyrrell and William [sic] Hanford; 2 charges (a) For feloniously ripping cutting and stealing 160 pounds weig...

8/28/2013 11/13/2016

David Kilpack aka David Killpack was convict of theft (1 turket, 1 cock, 2 hens, 2 ducks, 1 gander) from Charles Pratt and was sentenced for 7 years transportation. David arrived in Sydney Cove on the ...

10/9/2016 11/13/2016

Ann MARTIN was convicted of the theft of silk handkerchiefs and sentenced to 7 years transportation. She arrived in Sydney Cove on "Lady Penrhyn" 26 Jan 1788. On the 11 Nov 1789 she was sent to Norfo...

8/15/2008 11/9/2016

2/2/2009 11/7/2016

Eleanor Register (1764 - 1840)

Ellen Frazer (nee Register) Great Great Great Great Grandmother Age at time of Crime 23 yrs old Description Height - Complexion - Hair - Eyes - General Remarks - Crime Ellen Frazer al...

12/3/2008 11/7/2016

2/2/2009 11/7/2016

A successful brewer and businessman, living at Kissing Point, Sydney

11/20/2008 11/7/2016

James Sheers, convict "Scarborough" 1788 (1735 - 1836)

"James SHIERS", "James SHEARS", "James SHEERS"

James SHIERS aka James SHEARS aka James SHEERS James was tried by the first Middlesex Jury at Justice Hall and the Old Bailey at the sessions beginning Wed 7 Jul 1784. "James Shiers was indicted for ...

2/2/2010 11/7/2016

First Fleet Convict: Charlotte - left England13.5.1787 arrived Port Jackson18.1.1788. John Herbert, together with Stephen Davenport, Robert Ellwood and John Small, was charged on the l4 March 1785 at...

3/1/2014 11/7/2016

John Rowe, convict "Scarborough" 1788 (1757 - 1810)

"First Fleet Convict"

First Fleet Convict - "Scarbough" - Arrived Botany Bay 26 jan 1788 About the Rowe surname Last name: Rowe This ancient surname recorded as Rowe and Row, is English. It has at least three possible ori...

11/20/2011 11/7/2016

Joseph Wright (c1765-1811)Joseph Wright appeared before the court in the Old Bailey, 26th May 1784, charged with stealing 218lb of lead which he was seen carrying in Sloane Square, Chelsea. The lead ...

6/9/2008 11/7/2016

2/2/2010 11/7/2016

Mary (Spencer) P (1768 - 1822)

Mary PALMER was convicted of theft (1 cotton handkerchief, 1 silk handkerchief, 1 petticoat and 1 silk coat). She arrived in Sydney Cove in January 1788 on "Prince of Wales". She was sent to Norfolk ...

8/18/2015 11/7/2016

8/22/2009 11/7/2016

Nathaniel Lucas Born 1764 Leatherhead, Surrey, England Died 28 Apr 1818 Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia Spouse(s) Olivia Gascoigne Children Ann, Mary, Sarah, William, Nathaniel, Olivia, John,...

11/20/2008 9/26/2016

Anthony was baptised on 1st August 1755, at St Marys, Norton Subcourse, Norfolk, England. He was illiterate and a labourer. Anthony came from a family of Carpenters and Brickmakers, handy skills which ...

7/4/2012 9/23/2016

George JOHNSTON was born 19/3/1764 in Annandale, Scotland - the son of Captain George JOHNSTON. He was a soldier on the "Lady Penrhyn" which arrived in Sydney Cove on the 26/1/1788. On the voyage he ...

7/20/2015 7/25/2015

Esther ABRAHAMS was convicted of stealing 24 years of black silk lace and was sentenced for 7 years transportation. She arrived in Sydney Cove on "Lady Penrhyn" on 26/1/1788. Her 6 month old daughter R...

7/17/2015 7/25/2015

Shortland, Thomas George (1771-1827), naval officer, son of Commander John Shortland (1736-1804) and younger brother of Captain John Shortland (1769-1810), was born at Portsea, Hampshire, on 10 May 177...

6/21/2015 6/22/2015

Shortland, John (1769-1810), naval officer, born on 5 September 1769, was the elder son of Commander John Shortland (1736-1804), with whom he has sometimes been confused; he was the elder brother of Th...

6/21/2015 6/22/2015

John Shortland (1739-1803), naval officer, was born near Plymouth, son of John Shortland, the senior member of a remarkable west of England family, six members of whom were associated with the coloniza...

6/21/2015 6/21/2015

NAME: JANE POOLE ----- " FIRST FLEET" convict sent to the Colonies SURNAME: Poole GIVEN NAMES: Jane *SEX: F BIRTH: circa 1768, England DEATH: 1826, Parramatta NSW, Australia FATHER: John POOL...

3/6/2008 4/26/2011

Elizabeth EVANS (under her married name of Elizabeth JONES) was convicted on feloniously stealing three pounds weight of tea, value 12 s. the property of Thomas Whitehead and was sentenced to 7 years t...

4/21/2011 4/21/2011

Jane Rose, free "Lady Penrhyn" 1788 MP (1779 - 1849)

"Jenny"

Biography on Fellowship of First Fleet website: Jane Jones (Jenny) was born in England circa 1778,and came free as a nine-year-old on Lady Penrhyn with her mother Elizabeth Evans (alias Jones) on Lad...

2/2/2009 4/21/2011

Edward Goodin, convict "Scarborough" 1788 MP (1762 - 1839)

"Edward Goodwin"

Edward Goodin aka Edward Goodwin aka Edward Gooden was convicted of Feloniously stealing and was sentenced to 7 years transportation. He arrived in Sydney Cove on the "Scarborough" on 26/1/1788 After...

2/2/2009 2/27/2011

Mary Small (1758 - 1824)

Mary Parker was transported as a convict to Australia aboard the "Lady Penrhyn", a ship was built in 1786 on the Thames River, the ship was 333 tons,103' foot long and 27' wide.Like the "Charlotte" on ...

3/9/2008 1/20/2011

John Small was tried at Devon Lent Assizes, held at Exeter Castle on Monday 14th of March 1785 and sentenced at Exeter on the 14th of March 1786 for 7 years transportation, for feloniously assaulting J...

3/9/2008 1/20/2011

William Dring was caught stealing a quantity of clothing and six bottles of brandy, the property of Joseph Mitchinson. He was tried at the Quarter Sessions at Kingston on Hull, in 1784. He was found gu...

5/28/2008 1/20/2011

Margaret Cavanough, convict 'Prince of Wales' 1788 (1766 - 1834)

"/Darling/", "/Dowling/"

MARGARET DARNELL 1767-1834 First Fleet Prisoner 1788 Margaret Darnell went into the shop of an ironmonger and cutter in Holborn near Chancery Lane, ostensibly to buy nails. The owner was suspicious...

2/2/2009 1/15/2011

2/2/2009 1/15/2011

9/15/2008 1/1/2011

On the 1st. Febuary 1783 Henry Keable the younger (spelt "Cabell" on his Charge Sheet) was convicted at Therford Norfolk of Burglary he was imprisoned in Norwich Castle awaiting transportation. His ...

5/10/2008 1/1/2011

Married in Sydney Cove in 1788. Birthdates conflicted in merge: either 1 Mar 1763 or 5 May 1764

5/10/2008 1/1/2011

John Martin, convict "Scarborough" 1788 (1755 - 1837)

"Convict"

One of the convict men of African descent who arrived on the first fleet John MARTIN was born c1755 (1828 census) in Barbados. John was on Negro origins. John is thought to a runaway American slave...

2/2/2009 12/30/2010

She was tried at the Old Bailey in 1786 for stealing and received a sentence of 7 years transportation, arriving on the transport Lady Penthyn. "Ester Harwood "otherwise Howard" received a sentence of ...

2/2/2009 12/30/2010

John Randall, Convict "Alexander" 1788 (c.1764 - 1822)

"Black Randall"

John RANDALL was born c1764 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. John was an African American, most likely a slave. He was convicted of stealing a silver watch chain and sentenced to 7 years transportatio...

2/2/2009 12/30/2010

First fleet convict (Alexander). Convicted at 'New Sarum' of stealing 1 wether sheep - death commuted to 7 years. Birth: Mar 23 1757 - East Knoyle, Wiltshire England Death: Dec 24 1824 - Sussex R...

2/2/2009 12/27/2010

Served on the Sirius, First Fleet. Peter Hibbs was born in Swanage, England in 1761. Family History states he stowed away on board the "Endeavour" with Captain James Cook when he was a young boy. Eve...

2/2/2009 12/25/2010

OWEN CAVANOUGH - First Fleeter. OWEN came to AUSTRALIA as a SEAMAN on "Ceres" (Sirius) in 1788. Able seaman Owen Cavanough was the first person to step on Australia soil (to secure the longboat) on...

2/2/2009 12/25/2010

He was tried at Old Bailey, London on 21 April 1784 for burglary with a value of 13 shillings. He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years and left England on the Alexander aged about 19 at that tim...

2/2/2009 12/25/2010

Ann Forbes was a convict on First Fleet. She had large family. Her complete genealogy is in 'Transported to Paradise: a genealogy of Ann Forbes ' by Douglas R. Huxley Ann Forbes was tried at the Surr...

12/22/2007 12/25/2010

Robert was a Cornishman of modest education who was convicted of stealing five and a half pounds of yarn at the Bodmin assizes in 1786. He was sentenced to 7 years and transported aboard the ship 'Scar...

11/8/2008 12/25/2010

Story on Ancestry.com Robert Forrester appeared in court on 30 April 1783 charged with the theft of gold coins. He was sentenced to death for his crime. On 10 Sep 1783 he received a reprieve and was ...

5/14/2009 12/25/2010

Matthew James Everingham was 18 when he arrived here in chains. A law clerk in London, he was short of his rent money one week and stole from his master a book worth five shillings which he pawned. His...

2/2/2009 12/25/2010

John Owen, convict (c.1768 - 1826)

John Owen was convicted of the theft of a case with 18 Knives and forks to the value of 7s and arrived on the Scarborough (1st Fleet). Once here he was charged with aiding and abetting William Boggis w...

8/7/2008 11/5/2010