Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

John Carroll

** community contributed record **

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Carroll
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Tailor's boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 21st May, 1836
Arrival date: 6th September, 1836
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 218 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and Certificate of Freedom records.
Source description:

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If John Carroll was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about John Carroll?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 20th September, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that John Carroll was 14 years old.  He could read and write; religion Roman Catholic; status single and a native of County Antrim.  He was a tailor’s boy.  John was convicted of stealing blankets at County Antrim on 6 January 1836.  He had one prior conviction and served 6 months.  Physical attributes: Height 4 feet 11 inches; complexion pale fair and freckled; hair red and eyes hazel.  Transport number 8.  Prisoner number 36-1813.
Indenture hand written comments have faded and are a bit difficult to read.
Received Certificate of Freedom on 2 April 1845 (number 45/453) at the district of Wellington, NSW.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 20th September, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Annotated Printed Indentures and Certificate of Freedom records. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Carroll, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1822, date of death: 0000,

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au