Convicts & First Fleeters

Indexes to Tasmanian convicts.

Convicts arriving in Port Jackson, New South Wales, search and contact descendants.

Search site by surname, year of transportation or by ship name.

Members’ interests, information about meetings, etc.

(Tasmania) Any female convict who spent time in Van Diemen’s Land is eligible to be included in the database.

Searchable database of those who were transported to Australia as convicts.

First Fleet convicts biographical information.

Lists of all convict arrivals.

Details of the 73,000 men, women and children transported to Tasmania.

Norfolk Island Convicts – history and searchable databases.

Convicts, permissions to marry, ships, etc.

Research guides on migration-related aspects of your family tree and particularly those who were transported to Australia as convicts.

Online index searchable for Irish convicts to Australia 1791-1868.

Search the Proceedings, 1674-1834, for criminals who were transported.

Searchable database of the Parramatta Female Factory.

Historic convict Female Factory, Parramatta Lunatic Asylum, Roman Catholic Orphanage and Parramatta Girls Home.

Register of convicts 1842-1854.

British Convict transportation registers 1787-1867.

Online indexes to convict records.

Historic house museums, libraries, buildings and sites that are of exceptional cultural significance for the people of NSW and for the nation.

Tasmanian convicts indexes.

Contact a Family History Librarian