Convict Story References

[1] Erickson, Rica & O’Mara, Gillian, Convicts in Western Australia 1850-1887, Dictionary of Western Australians, Volume IX, 1994, p.375. Accessed: c. 2003

[2] Description : Character Book for Nos 2373 – 3639 (R18) Source Information: Ancestry.com. Western Australia, Australia, Convict Records, 1846-1930[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Convict Records. State Records Office of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Accessed: 14 June 2016

[3] County Shropshire Register of Baptism & Burial 1813-1833, Archive reference  P256/A/2/1, Page 130, FindMyPast

[4] Ancestry.com: Class: HO 27; Piece: 71; Page: 5. Description Year : 1843 Source Information: Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892. Original data: Home Office: Criminal Registers, Middlesex and Home Office: Criminal Registers, England and Wales; Records created or inherited by the Home Office, Ministry of Home Security, and related bodies, Series HO 26 and HO 27; The National Archives of the UK (TNA), Kew, Surrey, England. Accessed 30 May 2016.

[5] Ancestry.com: Class: HO 27; Piece: 74; Page: 128, Year : 1844. Source Information: Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892. Original data: Home Office: Criminal Registers, Middlesex and Home Office: Criminal Registers, England and Wales. Accessed 30 May 2016.

[6] Find My Past: British Newspapers, The Wolverhampton Chronicle, March 13, 1844 p.1 Col 6. Accessed 31 May 2016.

[7] Find My Past: British Newspapers, Evening Mail, Oct 28, 1844 p.6,  Colliery explosion in South Staffordshire. Accessed 31 May 2016.

[8] Website: The Nine Men of Madeley Project website http://www.ninemen.org/victorian-madeley/social-conditions/working-conditions

[9] Find My Past: British Newspaper, Eddowes journal and General Advertiser for Shropshire, and the Principality of Wales, February 4, 1846, P.2. Col 5, Accessed 31 May 206.

[10] Ancestry.com: Class: HO 27; Piece: 80; Page: 6 Description – Year : 1846; Source Information – Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892. Original data: Home Office: Criminal Registers, Middlesex and Home Office: Criminal Registers, England and Wales. Accessed 30 May 2016.

[11] Ancestry.com: Class: HO 27; Piece: 89; Page: 5. Source Information: Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892. Original data: Home Office: Criminal Registers, Middlesex and Home Office: Criminal Registers, England and Wales; Records created or inherited by the Home Office, Ministry of Home Security, and related bodies, Series HO 26 and HO 27; The National Archives of the UK (TNA), Kew, Surrey, England. Accessed 31 May 2016.

[12] Find My Past: HO18; Source Home Office: Criminal Petitions: Series II; Year range 1852-1852; Piece number 341; Record set England & Wales, Crime, Prisons & Punishment, 1770-1935. Accessed 30 May 2016.

[13] Find My Past: British Newspapers; The Shropshire Conservative, Saturday, July 31, 1853, pg 8, Col 3. Accessed 28 Jan 2003.

[14] Website: On the Hulk Justitia at Woolwich; http://www.kenscott.com/prisons/prisonerexp.htm . Accessed 14 June 2016.

[15] SRO Western Australia; Surgeon’s report, AJCP Reel M711. Accessed c.2003

[16] Description : Registers (128/40 – 43), Source Information Ancestry.com. Western Australia, Australia, Convict Records, 1846-1930 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Convict Records. State Records Office of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

[17] Source Citation Description : Superintendent Orders, 1855 – 1858 (SO4 – SO6), Source Information Ancestry.com. Western Australia, Australia, Convict Records, 1846-1930 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Original data: Convict Records. State Records Office of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

[18] Daily Medical Journals, 1854 – 1865 (M14 – M16), Source Information Ancestry.com. Western Australia, Australia, Convict Records, 1846-1930 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Convict Records. State Records Office of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

[19] Website: Ticket of Leave – Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ticket_of_leave

[20] Erickson, Rica, Bicentenial Biographical Dictionary of Western Australia, p.2068. Accessed c1990s.

[20] WA Death Certificate Northampton 1793/02 Samuel Ma[u]nsell [private collection].

Images:
Photographs used in this story have been sourced from private collections.

Information on Lynton Station:
[21] UTAS: Gibbs, M. (2006). The Convict Places of Western Australia. Studies in Western Australian History, 24, 71-97. Accessed 7 June 2016.

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