The Finlays of Glasgow

Sources

The 13-year-old convict: Archibald Finlay

  • HMS Euryalus website http://www.euryalus.org.uk/hist-1st.htm
  • Ives, George (2003) History of Penal Methods: Criminals, Witches, Lunatics (Kessinger), p.126
  • Scotland’s People, O.P.R. Births 644/010210 0158 Glasgow, 1814, Archibald Finlay.
  • Scotland’s People, O.P.R. Births 644/010220 0089 Glasgow, 1818, Joan Finlay. Note: Joan later went by Johanna.
  • Shore, Heather, “Transportation, penal ideology and the experience of juvenile offenders in England and Australia in the early nineteenth century,”  81-102. Article in Crime, History & Societies VOL. 6, N°2, 2002 accessed 1 November 2016 https://chs.revues.org/416
  • State Records Authority of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842, Lady Harewood 1831. Via Ancestry.com.
  • State Records Authority of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930. Via Ancestry.com.
  • Sydney Living Museums, Hyde Park Barracks Museum, Stories – Convict Hulks accessed 1 November 2016 http://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/stories/convict-hulks
  • The National Archives, Kew, England, Australian Convict Transportation Registers – Other Fleets & Ships, 1791-1868, Lady Harewood. Class: HO 11. Via Ancestry.com.
  • The National Archives, Kew, England, UK, Prison Hulk Registers and Letter Books, 1802-1849, ships Retribution and Euryalus. Via Ancestry.com.

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Escape from reality: Agnes Finlay (nee McGown)

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