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Carlow County - Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP TM)


County Carlow Genealogy

Convicts sent to Australia c1800's

Source  - National Archives for research into the transportation of Irish convicts to Australia (1791–1853)


Source: The Illustrated London News c1845-51

A list of criminals who were tried and sentenced in Co Carlow and then transported to Australia.

SURNMAME OTHER NAMES SEX AGE PLACE OF TRIAL DATE OF TRIAL CRIME DESCRIPTION SENTENCE SHIP DOCUMENT REFERENCES COMMENTS
ALFED CHARLES M 26 Carlow 10/07/1838 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, P 11  
ASTLE MICHAEL M 0 Carlow 29/03/1852 Theft and breaking and entering Transportation 7 yrs   TR 12, P 9 Convict died at Spike Island Gaol, Cork, 30th April 1854.
ATSSEN CHARLES M 26 Carlow _/_/ Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, P 11 The surname is open to interpretation
AYLWARD EDWARD M 46 Carlow 05/07/1837 Murder To be executed, 27/07/1837 TR 2, P 10 Sentence commuted.
AYLWARD JAMES M 23 Carlow 05/07/1837 Murder Death commuted to transportation for life TR 2, P 10.  CRF 1837 A 35
BAGNALL JOHN M 0 Carlow 21/06/1852 Stealing Transportation 10 yrs   TR 12, P 9  
BAHANE MICHAEL M 27 Carlow 11/03/1847 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 7, P 14  
BARRINGTON CATHERINE F 0 Carlow 25/07/1851 Arson Transportation 15 yrs Martin Luther TR 11, P 5(F) Martin Luther (embarked), 00/06/1852
BEAN ANNE F 24 Carlow 22/06/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 215  
BEARNEY MICHAEL M 25 Carlow 20/03/1838 Malicious assault Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, P 10  
BECK WILLIAM M 0 Carlow 21/03/1850 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 10, P 16  
BERMINGHAM THOMAS M 51 Carlow 22/06/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 9.  CRF 1843 B 41 Convict detained at Kilmainham Gaol, Co. Dublin, 04/08/1843.  Convict has a wife, Harriet, and a large family.
BILLON WILLIAM M 21 Carlow 19/10/1841 Theft coat Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, p 13.  
BINNETTS BRIAN M 25 Carlow 23/10/1839 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5 p 215  
BRENNAN CATHERINE F 26 Carlow 20/06/1844 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5 p 215  
BRENNAN JAMES M 0 Carlow 30/07/1847 Robbery Transportation 7 yrs Richmond TR 7 p 14  
BRENNAN JOHN M 27 Carlow 17/10/1839 Robbery Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3 p 13  
BRENNAN JOSEPH M 0 Carlow 18/06/1849 Robbery Transportation 7 yrs Rodney, Nov 1852 TR 9 p 14  
BRENNAN LAURENCE M 38 Carlow 20/03/1844 Robbery Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5 p 9 Notations:  Convict detained in Kilmainham, Dublin.
BRENNAN MICHAEL M 30 Carlow 05/07/1836 Robbery Transportation life.   TR 1 p 13 Notations:  Put on board hulk 22/07/1836.
BRIEN PATRICK M 0 Carlow 27/03/1848 Sheep stealing Transportation 7 yrs Havering TR 8, p 15  
BROPHY BRIDGET F 24 Carlow 20/03/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, p 215  
BROPHY CATHERINE F 0 Carlow 30/07/1847 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 7, p 187  
BROWNE WILLIAM M 24 Carlow 14/07/1840 Sheep stealing Transportation 10 years TR 3, p 13  
BRYAN JOHN M 0 Carlow 08/03/1851 Burglary and robbery Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, p 11 Convict ordered to be discharged, 05/05/1855.
BRYAN MATHEW M 36 Carlow 16/03/1836 Sheep stealing To life commuted to 1 year imprisonment TR 1, p 13  
BRYAN PATRICK M 30 Carlow 18/03/1847 Horse stealing Transportation 7 yrs Pestonjee Bomanjee TR 6, p 18  
BULGER EDWARD M 0 Carlow 30/07/1847 Burglary To 7 years commuted to 2 years imprisonment TR 7, p 14  
BURGESS ESTHER F 36 Carlow 02/04/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, p 216  
BURGESS MARY F 18 Carlow 02/04/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 216. CRF 1845 B 15 Prisoner's mother also convicted.
BURKE BRIFGET F 23 Carlow 11/03/1848 Larceny cloak Transportation 7 yrs   TR 7, p 187  
BURKE CATHERINE F 0 Carlow 27/12/1852 Burglary Transportation 7 yrs   TR 13, p 159 Convict ordered to be discharged, 17/01/1857.
BURKE PAT M 36 Carlow 28/02/1849 Sheep stealing Transportation 7 yrs Lord Dalhousie, April 1852 TR 9, p 23  
BURKE PATRICK M 0 Carlow 27/12/1852 Burglary Transportation 7 yrs   TR 13, p 8 Convict ordered to be discharged, 04/06/1858.
BURNETT BRIAN M 25 Carlow 23/10/1839 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3, p 13  
BURTCHAEL DAVID M 0 Carlow 14/03/1853 Larceny Transportation 10 years TR 13, p 8 Convict ordered to be discharged, 15/03/1858.
BUTLER ELLEN F 23 Carlow 03/04/1838 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, p 9(F)  
BUTLER MARGARET F 21 Carlow 17/10/1844 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, pp 215-16     CRF 1845 B 14
BUTLER MARGARET F 22 Carlow 02/04/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, p 216  
BUTLER JAMES M 0 Carlow 01/01/1849 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 8, p 15  
BUTLER NELSON M 0 Carlow 16/07/1849 Burglary and robbery Death Pestonjee Bomanjee, Oct. 1849 TR 9, p 14 Convict returned from Bermuda on board "James", 12/01/1854 and died in Spike Island.
BUTLER MATHEW M 39 Carlow 18/10/1837 Stealing 3 pigs Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, p 10 Convict detained at Kilmainham, 08/11/1837.
BYRNE BRIDGET F 0 Carlow 13/10/1851 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Martin Luther, June 1852  TR 11, p 5(F)  
BYRNE JOHN M 22 Carlow 20/03/1838 Cow stealing Transportation 15 years Westmoreland April 1838 TR 2, p 11  
BYRNE JOHN M 25 Carlow 28/12/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, p 9  
BYRNE JOHN M 42 Carlow 24/06/1841 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, p 13  CRF 1841 B 40 Convict married to Anne Bolton on 28 July 1841 in Carlow Gaol.
BYRNE MARGARET F 0 Carlow 16/07/1849 Arson Death   TR 9, P 7(F)  
BYRNE MARY F 30 Carlow 02/04/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 216  
BYRNE MARY F 0 Carlow 23/07/1850 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 10, P 293  
BYRNE MARY F 1 Carlow 20/06/1853 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 13, P 159 Convict ordered to be discharged, 07/07/1857.
BYRNE MATHEW M 25 Carlow 11/07/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 9 Convict detained at Kilmainham, 04/08/1843.
BYRNE MICHAEL M 24 Carlow 19/03/1839 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3, P 13  CRF 1839 B 34 Convicts father and five brothers and sisters are dependant on his support.
BYRNE MICHAEL M 0 Carlow 16/07/1849 Receiving stolen goods Transportation for 10 yrs TR 9, P 14 Convict ordered to be discharged, 11/08/1855.
BYRNE PATRICK M 46 Carlow 19/03/1839 Manslaughter Transportation for life   TR 3, P 13. CRF 1839 B 49 Convict was transported to New South Wales.  Convict Reference File contains a petition from the convict's brother Andrew, of Tobinstown, near Tullow, Co. Carlow on the convict's behalf.
BYRNE PATRICK M 0 Carlow 20/03/1850 Burglary and robbery Transportation for 10 yrs TR 10, P 16 Convict ordered to be discharged, 16/06/1856.
BYRNE PAT M 0 Carlow 31/07/1848 Sheep stealing Transportation 7 yrs   TR 7, P 14  
BYRNE THOMAS M 0 Carlow 27/12/1850 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 10, P 16 Convict ordered to be discharged, 16/01/1855.
CAIN PATRICK M 40 Carlow 19/03/1839 Murder of Bridget Cain Death, commuted to transportation life TR 3, P 13, CRF 1839 C45 Convict Report No.  C.45.  Convict resides in Bagnelstown, Co. Carlow and was related by marriage to the victim.
CAMPION SARAH F 23 Carlow 18/10/1842 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, P 198  
CANNON JOHN M 0 Carlow 27/03/1851 Sheep stealing Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, P 11 Convict died in Smithfield Gaol of cholera, 06/10/1854.
CAREY EDWARD M 0 Carlow 23/06/1851 Receiving stolen goods Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, P 11  
CAREY PATRICK M 0 Carlow 27/03/1851 Sheep stealing Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, P 11 Convict died in Smithfield prison, 10/08/1855.
CARMODY BRIDGET F 0 Carlow 29/03/1852 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 12, P 187  
CARTER PATRICK M 0 Carlow 23/06/1851 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, P 11 Convict ordered to be discharged, 14/07/1855.
CARTHY SILVESTER M 14 Carlow 20/03/1838 House breaking and stealing Transportation 10 yrs Westmoreland 18/04/1838 TR 2, P 11  
CARTHY CATHERINE F 30 Carlow 16/03/1836 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 1, P 16 Convict detained at Kilmainham, 18/05/1836.
CASTLES MARGARET F 33 Carlow 28/12/1843 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, P 215  
CAVANAGH CATHERINE F 22 Carlow 20/03/1838 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, P 9(F) Convict tried at Spring Assizes
CAVENDISH CATHERINE F 24 Carlow 23/06/1842 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, P 198  
CLARKE JOHN M 0 Carlow 30/07/1847 Larceny of clothes Transportation 7 yrs Blenheim, 00/07/1851 TR 7, P 14  
CONNORS MARY F 0 Carlow 13/10/1851 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Midlothian TR 11, P 5(F) Midlothian (embarked), 00/11/1852
CORRIGAN (CONIGAN?) HUGH M 44 Carlow 05/07/1836 Perjury Imprisonment 4 mths   TR 1, P 13 Convict sentenced 4 mths imprisonment, then transportation 7 yrs, to begin 17/08/1836
COSTELLO MARTIN M 21 Carlow 10/03/1847 Horse stealing Transportation 10 yrs   TR 7, P 14  
COSTELLO PATRICK M 23 Carlow 17/10/1839 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3, P 13  
CULLEN MARTIN M 18 Carlow 29/12/1840 Larceny To 7 yrs commuted to 18 mths imprisonment TR 3, P 14  
CULLETON MARY F 0 Carlow 26/06/1848 Cattle stealing Transportation 7 yrs   TR 8, P 192  
CURRAN FRANCIS M 44 Carlow 23/06/1842 Sheep stealing Transportation 10 yrs   TR 4, P 13  
CURRAN JAMES M 52 Carlow 20/03/1838 Stealing promissory notes Transportation 7 yrs Westmoreland 18/04/1838 TR 2, P 11  
CURRAN PATRICK M 49 Carlow 19/10/1846 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 6, P 18  
CURRAN PEGGY F 0 Carlow 22/07/1850 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Black Friar TR 10, P 293  
CURRY MARY F 29 Carlow 03/04/1846 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 6, P 241  
DALTON CATHERINE F 23 Carlow 11/03/1841 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, P 198. CRF 1841 D 19 Convict has a mother and two sisters.
DALY JOHN M 26 Carlow 19/03/1839 Perjury Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3, P 13  
DALY MATILDA F 15 Carlow 20/03/1838 Cattle stealing Transportation 15 yrs   TR 2, P 9(F)  
DEEGAN PETER M 20 Carlow 20/03/1837 Sheep stealing To life commuted to 1 year imprisonment TR 2, P 10  
DEEGAN THOMAS M 0 Carlow 21/06/1852 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 12, P 9 Convict ordered to be discharged, 14/05/1856
DEERING JUDITH F 30 Carlow 16/03/1836 Stealing money Transportation 7 yrs   TR 1, P 16 Convict detained at Kilmainham Gaol, Co. Dublin, 18/05/1836
DELANY BRIDGET F 0 Carlow 16/07/1849 Arson Transportation 10 yrs   TR 9, P 7(F)  
DELANY FENTON M 34 Carlow 19/06/1838 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 2, P 11  
DELANY JOHN M 30 Carlow 20/03/1837 Stealing pigs Transportation 7 yrs Calcutta, 18/04/1837 TR 2, P 10  
DELANY JOHN M 30 Carlow 20/03/1837 Stealing pigs Transportation 7 yrs Calcutta, 18/04/1837 TR 2, p 10  
DEMPSEY ELLEN F 0 Carlow 20/10/1848 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Maria, 00/03/1849 TR 8, P 192  
DEMPSEY ROSE F 0 Carlow 20/10/1848 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Maria, 00/03/1849 TR 8, P 192  
DENNY MICHAEL M 24 Carlow 24/06/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs Havering TR 6, P 18 Imprisoned in Spike Island, Cork. Convict unfit for transportation
DOHERTY JAMES M 30 Carlow 19/03/1839 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 3, P 13  
DOHERTY MICHAEL M 18 Carlow 24/06/1845 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 6, P 18  
DOLAN (AKA BRENNAN) JAMES M 23 Carlow 20/03/1838 Robbery Transportation 15 yrs Westmoreland TR 2, P 11 Westmoreland (embarked), 18/04/1838
DOLAN JAMES M 23 Carlow 20/03/1838 Robbery Transportation 15 yrs Westmoreland TR 2, P 11 Westmoreland (embarked), 18/04/1838
DONAHOE PAT M 0 Carlow 30/07/1847 Burglary Transportation 7 yrs   TR 7, P 14 Convict sentenced transportation 7 yrs commuted 2 yrs imprisonment See also:  Edward Bulger, TR 7, P 14
DONAHOE PATRICK M 0 Carlow 10/10/1850 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 10, P 16 Convict detained on "Bride" ship, 00/05/1851 and ordered to be discharged, 14/05/1855
DORAN EDWARD M 0 Carlow 27/03/1851 Burglary Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, P 11 Convict ordered to be discharged, 09/05/1855
DOWLING BRYAN M 0 Carlow 29/03/1852 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 12, P 9 Convict ordered to be discharged, 09/02/1856
DOYLE JAMES M 21 Carlow 05/07/1836 Perjury 4 mths imprisonment   TR 1, P 13 Convict sentenced 4 mths imprisonment and transportation 7 yrs, 17/08/1836 and was detained on board hulk, 18/08/1836
DOYLE PATRICK M 0 Carlow 15/10/1852 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 12, P 9 Convict ordered to be discharged, 16/09/1856
DOYLE RICHARD M 33 Carlow 20/03/1837 Sheep stealing Transportation life Calcutta, 18/04/1837 TR 2, P 10  
DUNN JOHN M 21 Carlow 05/04/1842 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 4, p 13  
DUNN THOMAS M 0 Carlow 20/06/1853 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 13, p 8  
DWYER JOHN M 36 Carlow 19/03/1839 Sheep stealing Transportation life   TR 3, p 13  
ELLIS JOHN M 0 Carlow 23/06/1851 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 11, p 11 Convict ordered to be discharged, 11/07/1855
ENNIS MARY ANNE F 24 Carlow 20/03/1844 Larceny Transportation 7 yrs   TR 5, p 215  
                   
This is a small section of 450 records held on line by the National Archives. To view them on line go to Ireland-Australia transportation database
Down near the bottom of the page there is a search facility. Type in 'Carlow' (without the quotes) and all 450 records can be viewed on line.

Note added by M. Brennan:

The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW: 1803 - 1842)

Thursday 28 February 1833

Principal Superintendent of Convict’s Office, Sydney, 25th February, 1833.

The under mentioned Prisoners having absconded from the Individuals and Employments set against heir Names respectively, and some of them being at large with stolen Certificates and Tickets-of-Leave. Etc, etc.

James Doyle, No. 31-695, Waterloo (2), 16, Errand Boy, County of Carlow, 4 feet of hazel eyes, light brown hair, pale freckled complexion, J D on right arm, from No. 13 Road -Party

Source: http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/page/497572?zoomLevel=1


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