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Convict Ship Clorinda 1835

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Embarked: 9 men
Surgeon's Journal: no
Master : Philip Mitchell

The Clorinda arrived in Port Jackson from Ceylon, Mauritius and Hobart on Tuesday 12 May 1835.  

Passengers James Young Esq., merchant, Lieutenant Jones, Ceylon Rifles; four rank and file of the 78th regiment, one Lascar and nine prisoners of the Crown.    

The nine prisoners were:

Bartholomew Caulfield, native place Limerick, soldier of 97th regiment - crime: rape
James Delaney, native place City of Dublin, soldier of 58th regiment - crime: Stabbing with intent to do grievous bodily harm
John Grant, native place Inverness, baker and soldier 78th regiment. Crime - Attempting to shoot a non-comm officer
Robert Gibb, native place Co. Northumberland, Groom and soldier in the artillery. Crime - manslaughter
Thomas Johnnings, native place Kings Co., labourer and soldier of 58th regiment. Crime mutinous and insubordinate conduct
Thomas Flannery, native place Sligo, servant and soldier of 61st regiment. Crime: assault and robbery
James Karney, Native place Co. Meath. Porter and soldier Crime: stabbing and wounding
Allan Ramsay, native place Cork, servant and soldier of 61st regiment. Crime assault and robbery
Matthew Sullivan, native place Co. Tipperary. Groom and soldier of 97th regiment. Crime Rape.    

Notes & Links:

1). Clorinda convicts identified in the Hunter Valley


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