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Details for the ship Canton (1840)

Ship Name:Canton  
Rig Type:S.
Built:Sunderland
Build Year:1834
Size (tons):507
 
Voyage Details
Master:John Mordaunt
Surgeon:John Irvine
Sailed:22 September 1839
From:Spithead
Arrived:12 January 1840
Port:VDL
Route:
Days Travel:112
Convicts Landed:230 males & 0 female convicts
Notes:
 

List of convict passengers

Adams, CharlesDaw, JosephJones, WilliamReynolds, Robert
Adams, HenryDelahanty, ThomasJordan, James LazarusReynolds, William
Adams, ThomasDickinson, JohnKearns, WilliamRiches, William
Aiken, JamesDonovan, JeremiahKerr, WilliamRoberts, Richard
Armstrong, WilliamDuffy, BatholomewKerridge, GeorgeRobinson, Francis
Aselton, ThomasDunning, JohnKew, JohnRowe, Edward
Bailey, GeorgeEarl, Frederick HenryKilby, FrederickRusden, John
Bailey, JohnEdwards, JohnKing, GeorgeSheppard, Thomas
Baker, CharlesEldershaw, ThomasLack, WilliamSimes, Thomas
Baldwyn, JamesEllesly, AllanLangdon, WilliamSimpkin, Joseph
Barrett, WilliamElliott, EdwardLangridge, GeorgeSinfield, Joseph
Barrow, IsaacEmerton, WilliamLay, EdwardSmith, Charles
Barter, RobertFox, WilliamLewis, GeorgeSmith, George Thomas
Bartlett, WilliamFreeman, PeterLewis, JacobSmith, Henry
Beamer, JacobGammell, JamesLiddiard, JohnSmith, John
Beasley, DanielGander, CharlesLockwood, CharlesSmith, John
Beaven, JamesGane, JohnLockwood, WilliamSmith, Thomas
Becketts, RobertGane, JosephLoxton, CharlesSmith, William
Bellamy, EdwinGardiner, Henry JamesMackie, WilliamSmith, William
Benson, JohnGarwood, ChristmasMackintosh, RobertSouth, Charles
Bilner, BenjaminGenings, DenisMalsbury, John (the elder)Sparkes, James
Birch, AmbroseGibbs, JohnManley, RobertSpencer, John
Bostock, ThomasGilder, JohnMarshall, GeorgeStearn, John
Brighton, JamesGlazebrook, GeorgeMartin, JamesStearne, Edward
Bromfield, GeorgeGlazebrook, ThomasMay, MichaelStevens, James
Broom, GeorgeGleeson, JohnMcCabe, MichaelStone, William
Brown, Charles WilliamGolden, MichaelMcGinness, PeterSturman, Peter
Brown, JohnGook, WilliamMead, ThomasSumners, John
Brown, WilliamGrant, JohnMeeson, WilliamSwallow, James
Cahill, RichardGreen, JamesMerritt, CharlesTattersell, Henry
Cann, ZachariasGreen, JohnMidson, GeorgeThomas, George
Carland, WilliamGriffiths, AbrahamMiller, Linus WilsonThompson, James
Carney, WilliamGudge, WilliamMitchell, FreemanThring, Joseph
Carter, AlfredHair, WilliamMitchell, WilliamThurgood, Joseph
Carty, ThomasHalson, Charles (the younger)Moon, JosephTillett, George
Charlton, WilliamHarmer, JosephMoore, CharlesToner, Arthur
Chatfield, JamesHarpur, JamesMoore, DanielTrueluck, Thomas George
Chester, LeviHarris, JamesMornington, JohnTuckwell, Henry
Clark, IsaacHarvey, WilliamMoulton, JohnTurnbull, Isaac
Clarke, WilliamHarvey, WilliamMullins, WilliamTurner, John
Cleary, ThomasHayes, JohnMurtagh, WilliamTyror, James
Cockram, JohnHefferman, ThomasNettleton, CharlesUpton, Thomas
Cole, JamesHendon, JohnNicholls, JeremiahVarney, James
Cole, ThomasHickey, EneasOrams, CharlesWakeling, James
Colegate, ThomasHobbs, IsaacOsmond, JamesWest, Thomas
Collins, JohnHobbs, SamuelPalmer, JohnWhiting, Richard
Conway, JohnHodges, JobPark, JamesWhitty, William
Cooper, David MorganHoldham, MatthewParker, JamesWildey, John
Cooper, WilliamHooper, WilliamPeacock, ThomasWilliams, Charles
Cornish, WilliamHoy, JohnPearson, GeorgeWilliams, Henry
Cox, JohnHughes, Thomas JamesPeppard, RichardWilliams, James
Cox, WilliamHumphries, WilliamPetty, WilliamWilliams, John
Crack, GeorgeHunnam, JosephPinnagar, AlfredWilliams, John
Crocker, JohnHuson, WilliamPinner, HenryWimhurst, George
Crowley, StephenInman, JohnPithouse, ThomasWinburn, Richard
Cummins, John ThomasJackson, GeorgePodger, WilliamWoods, James
Dalby, WilliamJenkins, JohnPotts, GeorgeWortley, Marshall
Dallas, HectorJenkinson, RichardPye, WilliamWright, Richard
Dalton, GeorgeJohnson, HenryQuickfall, JohnWright, Samuel
Davis, CharlesJohnson, JohnRahilly, JeremiahWyatt, George

Note: The number of convicts recorded on this site that are associated with the ship Canton is 240 .This figure may not correlate with the full listing of convicts recorded in official documents.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/12, pp.89-99
  • Bateson, Charles & Library of Australian History (1983). The convict ships, 1787-1868 (Australian ed). Library of Australian History, Sydney : pp.364-365, 391

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