Queensland Emigration and Immigration

From FamilySearch Wiki
Revision as of 19:45, 21 October 2010 by Claudiaj64 (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

Convict transportation registers database (State Library of Queensland)
Over 123,000 out of the estimated 160,000 convicts transported to Australia are recorded in this database. These include prisoners sent to New South Wales, Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania), Moreton Bay (Brisbane), Port Phillip. Western Australia and Norfolk Island. Also recorded are some ships which were bound for Gibraltar. The records cover the period of 1787 to 1867.