Selling Sparrows
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WARNER,  Reuben

5 Jan 1841 Epiphany

Toddington / Luton

 

Hulk Warrior at Woolwich 

27 Jan 1841

Stealing wheat

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2

30 Nov 1841

Somersetshire

VDL

HO11/12

WARNER, Thomas

6 Mar 1834  Assizes

Toddington

20

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich 

19 Mar 1834

Stealing a suit

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

3 Dec 1834

Lady Nugent

NSW

HO 11/9

WARREN, Timothy

3 Jul 1788 Assizes

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation 7 years 

 

Jan 1791

Third Fleet

NSW
HO 11/1
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WARREN, John

alias  Williams

9 Mar 1797 Assizes

 

 

 

 

Transportation7 years

 

Sep 1797

Barwell

NSW

HO 11/1

WARWICK,  James

30 Jun 1835 Midsummer

Ridgmont

24

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

15 Jul 1835

Fowl stealing

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

20 Jan 1836

Elphinstone

VDL

HO11/10

WATERS / Walters/Warters, William

6 Mar 1830 Assizes

Harlington

33

HulkCumberland at Chatham

16 Apr 1830

Sheep stealing

Death recorded/Transportation life

QGV10/1

29 Apr 1830

David Lyon

VDL

HO 11/7

Name 

Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WATKINS,  William

alias Young / William

17 Jul 1823 Assizes

Stoke

26

Hulk Ganymede at Chatham

28 Aug 1823

Horse stealing

Death/Transportation life

QGV10/1

16 Mar 1824

Countess of Harcourt

NSW

HO 11/5

WATSON, George

 

1 Jul 1834  Midsummer

Luton

26

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Aug 1834

Stealing silk handkerchiefs

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

26 Aug 1835

Layton

VDL

HO11/10

WATSON, James

 

5 Mar 1828 Assizes

Hitchin

20

Hulk at Sheerness

23 Apr 1828

Burglary

Death / Transportation life

QGV10/1

29 May 1828

Albion

NSW
HO 11/6
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WATSON, Joseph

11 Mar 1843 Assizes

Broughton

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich   

29 Mar 1843

Burglary

Transportation 21 years

QGV10/2

3 Jul 1843

Lord Petre

VDL

HO11/13

WATSON, William

27 Jun 1848

Luton / Hitchin

38

Millbank Prison

28 Jul 1847

Stealing oats

Transportation 7 years   

QGV10/2

19 Sep 1851

Rodney

VDL

HO11/17

WATTS, William

4 Jan 1831 Epiphany

Tebworth

37

Hulk Justitia Woolwich   

2 Feb 1831

Stealing pork

Transportation7 years

QGV10/1

3 Oct 1831

Elizabeth

VDL
HO 11/8
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 

Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WEBB, James

4 Mar 1818 Assizes

Elstow

29

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

30 Apr 1818

Stealing a jacket & waistcoat

 

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

18 Jul 1818

Shipley

NSW

HO 11/3

WELLS, George

31 Dec 1833  Epiphany

Old Warden

19

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

15 Jan 1834

Stealing from a dwelling house

 

Transportation life

QGV10/1

3 Dec 1834

Lady Nugent

NSW

HO 11/9

WESTON, Charles

5 Jan 1847

Luton

31

Millbank Prison

31 Mar 1847

Stealing a box, watches

& rings worth £200

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

8 Aug 1849

Adelaide

Port Philip & VDL
HO11/16
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WESTWOOD, Jane alias Jane Archer

30 Jun 1846 Midsummer

Tramp / Dagnell

28

Millbank Prison

24 Jul 1846

Receiving stolen bank notes

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

14 Sep 1846

Elizabeth and Henry

VDL

HO11/15

WHITBREAD, James

5 Mar 1823 Assizes

Dunstable

20

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

14 Apr 1823

Suspicion of house breaking

Death/ Transportation life

 

QGV10/1

29 Jul 1823

Asia

VDL

HO 11/5

WHITBREAD,  John

4 Mar 1831 Assizes

Lathbury

20

Hulk at Woolwich

14 Apr 1831

Burglary

Death recorded

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/1

3 Oct 1831

Elizabeth

VDL
HO 11/8
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
 
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WALKER, Isaac

16 Jul 1807 Assizes

Old Warden

25

Put on board hulk at Woolwich

27 Aug 1807

House breaking

Death/ Reprieved

Transportation life

QGV10/1

2 Jul 1808

Admiral Gambier, Aeolus

NSW

HO 11/1

WALLACE, Ezekiel

3 Mar 1832  Assizes

Wilstead

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

12 Apr 1832

House breaking

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1 

23 Jul 1832

Parmelia

NSW

HO 11/8 

WALLER, James

2 Jul 1844

Sundon?

44

Millbank Prison

26 Jul 1844

Stealing money

Transportation10 years

 

QGV10/2

10 Aug 1844

William Jardine

VDL
HO11/14
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence
  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
Waller James

7 Apr 1846 Assizes

Streatley?

28?

Millbank Prison

22 Apr 1846

Sheep stealing

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

27 Sep 1847

Marion

VDL

HO11/15

WALTERS / Walter John

13 Mar 1827 Assizes

Marston

30

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

2 May 1827

Sheep stealing

Death

Transportation life

QGV10/1

18 Jul 1827

John

NSW

HO 11/6

Walters / Watling Henry

20 Jul 1825 Assizes

Cranfield

20

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

30 Aug 1825

Sheep stealing

Death recorded

Transportation life

QGV10/1

1 Dec 1825

Woodman

VDL
HO 11/5
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime

Sentence 

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WARD, William

20 Jul 1843 Assizes

Colmworth

17

Millbank Prison

11 Aug 1843

Stealing a watch from the person   

 

Transportation 10 years

 

QGV10/2

31 Jul 1845

Stratheden

VDL

HO11/14

WARNA / Warner, William     

8 Mar 1849 Assizes

 

20

Millbank Prison

8 Aug 1849

House breaking

 

Transportation 7 years

 

QGV10/2

16 Jul 1851

Minden

WA

HO11/17

WARNER, James

2 Mar 1833 Assizes

Biggleswade

28

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich      

13 Jun 1833

Violently assaulting,

beating & wounding

Death recorded

Transportation14 years

QGV10/1

19 Aug 1833

Lloyds

NSW
HO 11/9
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town  
Age 
Where disposed 

Date 
Crime 
Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WHITBY,  James

1 Jan 1839 Quarter Sessions

Hitchin

28

Hulk Fortitude at Chatham

 

9 Jan 1839

Highway robbery

Transportation 15 years

QGV10/2

31 Jul 1839

Barrosa

NSW

HO11/12

WHITE, George

6 Mar 1834 Assizes

Habeas from Newgate

17

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich  

 

19 Mar 1834

Stealing buttons

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

12 Dec 1834

George the Third

VDL

HO 11/9

WHITE,  George

8 Mar 1849 Assizes

Houghton Regis

25

Millbank Prison /

Shorncliffe / Portland Prison  

8 Aug 1849

Felony

Transportation 15 years

QGV10/2

30 Dec 1850

Mermaid
WA
HO11/16
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 

Sentence  
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WHITE, James

16 Jul 1836 Assizes

Woburn

55

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

5 Aug 1836

Stealing a horse

 

Transportation life

QGV10/1

11 Mar 1837

Blenheim

VDL Died on Voyage 1 April 1837

HO11/11

WHITE, John

13 Jan 1819 Epiphany Q.S.

Bromham

21

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

3 Feb 1819

Game laws &

stealing a great coat

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

5 Jun 1819

Atlas

NSW

HO 11/3

WHITE,  Levi

5 Mar 1823 Assizes

Bletsoe

19

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

23 Mar 1823

Stealing shirts

 

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

16 Mar 1824

Countess of Harcourt

NSW
HO 11/5
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 

Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives

WHITE, William

12 Mar 1840 Assizes

Bedford

 

19

Hulk Warrior at Woolwich

23 Mar 1840

Steaing wood

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

10 Dec 1840

Duncan

VDL

HO11/12

WHITTAMORE, James

2 Jan 1838 Epiphany

Biggleswade

 

17

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich

9 Jan 1838

Stealing coals

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/2

3 Oct 1838

Gilmore

VDL

HO11/11

WHITTAMORE, Job

18 Oct 1836 Michaelmas

New House of Correction

Bedford

 

Hulk Justitia at Woolwich

1 Nov 1836

Stealing cheese

Transportation 7 years

QGV10/1

29 Nov 1836

Sarah

VDL
HO11/10
Name 
Date of Conviction 
Residence / Home Town 
Age 
Where disposed 
Date 
Crime 
Sentence 
Ref BLARS
Date of Voyage 
Vessel 
Destination
Ref National Archives
WHITTAMORE, William

27 Jun 1837 Quarter Sessions

Biggleswade

22

Hulk Ganymede at Woolwich        

8 Jul 1837

Stealing sacking

Transportation 14 years

QGV10/2

4 Oct 1837

Neptune

VDL

HO11/11

WILDMAN, David

13 Jul 1844

Flitwick / Greenfield

29

Millbank Prison

26 Jul 1844

Highway robbery

Transportation 15 years       

QGV10/2

10 Aug 1844

William Jardine

VDL

HO11/14

WILLIAM, Brittain

2 Jul 1844

Potton

19

Millbank Prison

26 Jul 1844

Stealing fowls & potatoes         

Transportation 10 years

QGV10/2

6 Sep 1844

Sir Robert Peel

VDL
HO11/14
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