Cover image for Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts.
Alphabetical Registers of Male Convicts.
Series Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1804
End Date:
30 Jun 1840
Tasmanian Archives
Creating Agency:
01 Jan 181831 Dec 1877
How to Use:
Digital images of this record series are available to view online by clicking on the item link below to get to the Item Details page. Copies may be made for private research/study but any other use requires permission from the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office. Please note that due to the size, age and fragility of the volume and variations in the ink, some pages may be harder to view than others in the volume.
Series notes:
The tabulated information includes particulars of number, name, height, complexion, hair, eyes, age, trade, where and when tried, sentence, ship from Europe, ship to Tasmania (if via New South Wales), native place, marks (i.e., tattoos, scars, deformities), number and date of certificate of emancipation, whether married on arrival, religion, remarks. The only information duplicated in the conduct registers (CON 31) is number, name and details of emancipation, but original crime and colonial offences are not included here.

Only three volumes of records from this series have survived.

See the individual items for details of the dates which cover surnames beginning - A to F, G to O and P to Y.

These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archives
System of Arrangement:
Alphabetical and within this organised by convict number per boat

Surnames A - F
Surnames G - O
Surnames P - Y