TOTAL NUMBER CONVICTS LANDED IN AUSTRALASIA, 1787 TO 1868
(Prepared by Mr. Gideon Lang.)
|New South Wales||1788 – 1839||51082||8706||59788|
|Van Diemen’s Land||1803 – 1853||56042||11613||67655|
|Western Australia||1853 – 1868||9718||nil||9718|
In 1879 J. A. Heaton published a ‘Book of Dates’ relating to the early years of the Colony of New South Wales. It is an extraordinary work and provides facts, figures and observations on a wide range of ‘colonial doings’. All spelling, including place names, has been left as per the original documents.