Convicts & First Fleeters

Archives Office of Tasmania
Indexes to Tasmanian convicts.

Australia’s First Fleet 1788
Links to First Fleet groups and lists of convicts transported.

Claim-a-Convict
Convicts arriving in Port Jackson, New South Wales, search and contact descendants.

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

CoraWeb Australian Convict Links

Descendants of Convicts Group
Members’ interests, information about meetings, etc.

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

Find a Felon in your Family Tree
Swan River (WA) convicts 1850-1868.

First Fleet
First Fleet convicts biographical information.

First, Second and Third Fleet
Lists of all convict arrivals.

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

Indexes of Tasmanian Convicts
Convicts, permissions to marry, ships, etc.

National Archives of Ireland Transportation Records Database
Online index searchable for Irish convicts to Australia 1791-1868.

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

Public Record of Victoria
Register of convicts 1842-1854.

State Library of Queensland Convict Database
British Convict transportation registers 1787-1867.

State Records New South Wales
Online indexes to convict records.

Tasmanian Convicts
Tasmanian convicts indexes.