Researching and looking for descendants of William Childs b1805 Petersfield, Hampshire, England. Arrived in Australia 1828 on `Royal George'. Convicted for poaching and sentenced to 7 years transportation. William married Frances Little born 1811, Cumberland, and transported 1836 on `Elizabeth' after being sentenced to 14 years for stealing a gold ring. William and Frances had eight children.
Blinman, Charles of Middlesex, England - convict.
Bonus, Richard of Meath, Ireland - convict
Bray, Edmund of Cambourne, Cornwall, England
Bull, James of Birmingham, England
Coulson, Isabella of Newcastle Upon Tyne, England - convict
Darke, Sarah of Wiltshire, England - convict
Dean, William of Middlesex, England - convict
Dwyer, John of Limerick, Ireland - convict
Edwards, Charles of Yorkshire, England
Higgerson, George of Middlesex, England - convict
Hollingsworth, Elizabeth of Ware, Engand - convict
Little, Archibald of Cumberland, England - convict
Mansfield, William of Cumberland, England
McDonald, Edward of London, England - convict
McIntyre, Hannah of Inverness, Scotland
Moore, Patrick of Meath, Ireland - convict
Payne, Richard Gillbridge of Leicestershire, England
Powell, Samuel & Mary of Breconshire, Wales - Samuel convict
Poole, John Powell of Birmingham, England
Rayner, William of Wivenhoe, Essex, England
Snowden, Andrew, of England - convict
Tyson, William of Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
We would welcome contact with others researching the same names.