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TRANSPORTATION TO AUSTRALIA
EXTRACT FROM "
ALL THE NEWS IN A FLASH"
BY JOHN MOYNIHAN
(Appendix 1 page 155)
[from Eve Adams Mem.no. 43]

50 Lads from Parkhurst arrived in the Orient 22 March 1848 (CSO LR Immigration 1848, Vol 176 BL 36)

WILLIAM CORNISH S 613

Received at Parkhurst 07 Jan 1846 from Millbank Gaol. Aged 16

Crime: Stealing 3 ducks. Convicted: 14 Oct 1845 at Taunton Sessions

Sentence: 7 years transportation. Single; Reads well; Labourer; Gaoler's report of character - Good;

Discharged: 19 Oct 1848 in Western Australia.

PRO information for William Cornish on pilot boat. Rottnest Boat for 6 months in 1852

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FROM EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE

DURING THE 1830'S

(Extracted from "Ancestor" page 8, Winter 1992)

[from Kay Clark Mem. no.25]

GEORGE CORNISH

Tried at Hull or Beverley in East Yorkshire between 1830 & 1839. Sent to York Castle to await being sent to Hull to go to the hulks at Sheerness via the London Packet, before being transported.

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CONVICTS to N.S.W.

[from Sheila Cook Mem.no.32]

CHARLES CORNISH Convicted 6 Oct 1788 at Bristol, term 7 years "Surprise" (1)
ELIZABETH CORNISH
29 Jun 1830 Roslin Castle (2), Convict Marriage Banns 1834
GEORGE CORNISH
21 Nov 1833 Neva
JAMES CORNISH
17 Jan 1829 Victoria
JOHN CORNISH
9 Dec 1836 Bengal Merchant (3)

JOHN CORNISH
17 Jan 1836 John Barry
ROBERT CORNISH
20 Aug 1806 Alexander 1
WILLIAM CORNISH
15 Dec 1830 Florentia (2)