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Details for the ship Tortoise (1842)

Ship Name:Tortoise  
Rig Type:HMS.
Built:
Build Year:
Size (tons):1000
 
Voyage Details
Master:Captain J. Hood, R.N.
Surgeon:Thomas Brownrigg
Sailed:26 October 1841
From:Plymouth
Arrived:19 February 1842
Port:VDL
Route:
Days Travel:116
Convicts Landed:394 males & 0 female convicts
Notes:
 

List of convict passengers

Abel, GeorgeDavies, RobertLeaman, WilliamSaunders, Daniel
Adams, MatthewDavies, ThomasLeonard, JohnSaunders, William
Alexander, BenjaminDavis, JohnLevy, SamuelSearle, Joseph
Alexander, JamesDavis, JohnLeyshon, DavidSelf, Henry
Alexander, WilliamDavis, JohnLines, JohnSeton, Henry
Allen, CharlesDavis, ThomasLittleton, JamesShaw, George
Allen, JamesDavis, WilliamLowey, WilliamShaw, John
Allice, DavidDixon, CharlesLuck, WilliamSheehy, Edward
Ambury, JohnDobbins, DennisMacon, WilliamShehan, Timothy
Andrews, WilliamDoe, JohnMarchant, WilliamSheppard, George
Annas, StephenDove, EdwardMartin, JamesSilk, Henry
Appleyard, ThomasDowning, WilliamMartin, JamesSimkins, Joseph
Armishaw, JohnDoyle, PeterMartin, JosephSimpson, William
Ashley, WilliamDunn, JamesMason, FrederickSims, James
Bachelor, ThomasEaston, HenryMatthews, ThomasSkelton, Thomas
Backway, DanielEastwood, GeorgeMazey, JamesSmall, James
Badman, SamuelEdwards, JohnMcAslane, MarkSmart, John
Bagnell, ThomasEfford, JohnMcCaffrey, ThomasSmith, Henry
Banks, GeorgeEldridge, ThomasMcCarty, DurhamSmith, John
Banks, WilliamElliott, JamesMcCavana, BernardSmith, Joseph
Barber, JohnEvans, CababMcDonald, DonalSmith, Joseph West
Barnes, EdwardEvans, CharlesMcGuire, JohnSmith, Thomas
Barnes, HenryEvans, GeorgeMcGuire, PeterSmith, William
Barnes, HenryEvans, JohnMcWilliams, JohnSmith, William
Barnes, WilliamFawcett, JohnMemory, EdwardSmith, William
Barrett, CharlesFiggett, HenryMesser, ThomasSomers, John
Bartle, JamesFinch, ThomasMills, ThomasSpeed, Edward
Bartlett, GeorgeFlack, WilliamMills, WilliamSpick, Robert
Bebb, JohnFletcher, GeorgeMincham, EdwardSpreadborough, Samuel
Beckett, JohnFletcher, JohnMorgan, JohnSpring, John
Bedford, JosephFoster, WilliamMorris, DavidSquince, George
Beesley, JohnGanley, SomerMoss, GregoryStaite, Richard
Bell, PeterGardner, GeorgeMoss, JosephStanding, Robert
Bell, RobertGerrish, WilliamMurphy, MichaelStanfield, William
Bennett, ThomasGlew, WilliamNagle, JamesStanger, Henry
Bird, JohnGooday, EdwardNeal, GeorgeStedman, John
Birkbeck, JohnGosling, ThomasNeaves, WilliamStevenson, Henry
Blackie, JohnGoulden, WilliamNoble, SamuelStewardson, William
Bland, GeorgeGovers, JamesO'Donnell, HughStiles, Richard
Blaney, JamesGower, LabanO'Donnell, PatrickStraker, John
Boddington, CharlesGraham, JosephOldham, SamuelSullivan, John
Bond, EdwardGray, JohnOliver, JohnSymons, William Carter
Bosher, JohnGreen, AlfredOliver, JosephTaylor, Henry
Bourne, JabezGreen, JohnOwen, DanielTaylor, Richard
Bowler, SamuelGreenwood, WilliamOwen, JohnTaylor, Thomas
Brady, HughGregory, JohnPage, JohnTerry, Edward
Brady, PeterGriffiths, BenjaminPalethorpe, HenryThomas, Frederick
Branch, RobertGriffiths, JohnPalmer, SamuelThompson, Thomas
Brasher, JamesHall, JamesParker, HenryThorpe, Peter
Bray, ThomasHallett, GeorgeParker, JohnThorrington, Edward
Breen, JohnHamilton, GeorgeParker, WilliamTidbury, John
Brennan, JamesHammond, ThomasParry, JohnTobutt, Alfred
Brigan, FrancisHancock, EdwardPeacock, JohnTobutt, Michael
Bromfield, HenryHand, DanielPeake, ThomasTompkinson, Isaac
Brooker, JacobHandley, JohnPear, IsaacTownend, Edward
Brooks, JamesHandley, JosephPearce, JesseTregoning, John
Brooks, JohnHarding, WilliamPearman, WilliamTrubee, Stephen
Brown, IsaacHargrave, HenryPetitt, AlfredTucker, Robert
Brown, JamesHarrison, HenryPhillips, JosephTuckey, Joseph
Brown, RobertHarry, BenjaminPhillips, RobertTurner, Stephen
Brown, WilliamHarvey, JosephPilcher, JohnUnderwood, James
Browning, WilliamHeed, JohnPilgrem, ThomasUpton, William
Brunt, William HenryHemingsley, IsaacPilling, ThomasVale, Edward
Bryan, JohnHennett, John BaptistPitefar, WilliamVickers, Alexander
Bullock, GeorgeHewlett, JohnPlant, RichardVine, William
Bullock, John (the younger)Hinds, JohnPlaster, EdwardWade, Robert
Bullock, ThomasHipper, JohnPlumb, WilliamWaldie, John
Burke, ThomasHoar, EdwinPorter, JamesWalker, James
Burns, JohnHolborough, WilliamPorter, JosephWard, George
Burns, WilliamHolland, ThomasPorter, WilliamWard, Samuel
Burrows, WilliamHolloway, EdwardPoulson, ThomasWatkins, John
Bush, AbrahamHolmes, JohnPoulton, William (the younger)Webster, Henry
Bynon, WilliamHope, HenryPowell, James GeorgeWest, Adam
Byrnes, JamesHopkins, ThomasPowell, ThomasWetherill, William
Cadden, JohnHorsey, ThomasPrestidge, JohnWhale, Thomas
Calder, AlexanderHosking, JohnQuantrill, JamesWhale, Thomas
Card, GeorgeHoward, ThomasRay, GeorgeWheat, John
Carpenter, FrederickHoward, WilliamReading, GeorgeWheeler, James
Carr, RobertHughes, HenryReardon, TimothyWhiley, George
Carr, WilliamHunt, DavidRedding, JohnWhite, George
Case, RobertHunt, HenryReed, JohnWhiteside, Richard
Clark, JamesHurn, ThomasReeve, JohnWhyte, Thomas
Clarke, CharlesIvamy, JamesReid, JohnWild, John
Clements, JohnJarvis, WilliamReid, JosephWild, Joseph
Collins, HenryJohnson, HenryRichardson, GeorgeWilkins, James
Corbett, StephenJohnson, JamesRichardson, StephenWilliams, Edward
Couchman, RichardJones, JohnRobertson, AlexanderWilliams, Frederick
Coughlan, WilliamJones, WilliamRobinson, GeorgeWilliams, George
Cowley, WilliamJordan, GeorgeRobinson, RichardWilliams, John
Cox, JamesJoynson, CharlesRogers, JamesWillis, William
Cox, ThomasJoynson, JohnRose, WilliamWilson, John
Cozens, JacobKalmers, FrederickRoss, JamesWilson, John
Crowhurst, WilliamKershaw, ManassehRoynon, RichardWise, Job
Cullen, RobertKimber, WilliamRuff, DavidWood, Thomas
Cullon, JamesKing, JohnRuff, JohnWoodfield, William
Cummins, JosephKirby, JohnRussell, JamesWooldridge, Thomas
Curry, GeorgeKirk, JamesRyles, JamesWorkman, Thomas
Cutten, WilliamKnott, JohnSadden, MosesWright, Edward
Dangate, WilliamLane, WilliamSanders, WilliamYoung, James
Dann, AllenLe Gros, GeorgeSands, CharlesYoung, James

Note: The number of convicts recorded on this site that are associated with the ship Tortoise is 400 .This figure may not correlate with the full listing of convicts recorded in official documents.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/12, pp.379-396
  • Bateson, Charles & Library of Australian History (1983). The convict ships, 1787-1868 (Australian ed). Library of Australian History, Sydney : pp.364-365, 392

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