Convict Records

Online Indexes to Convict Records - State Records NSW, includes Index to Certificates of Freedom, Index to Tickets of Exemption from Government Labor, Index to convict Bank Accounts, Convict Exiles and many others

Convicts Transported to Australia

First Fleet Online - information on First Fleet convicts compiled by University of Wollongong

Society of Australian Genealogist's

Irish Penal Transportation Records Ireland to Australia 1788 - 1868 - the National Archives of Ireland Transportation database

Patricia Downe's Genealogy Pages - lists arrivals in Sydney on the First, Second and Third Fleets

Proceedings of the Old Bailey - London's Central Criminal Court 1674 to 1913


Research Family and Local History

Births, Deaths and Marriages

Service Records

Shipping Records