This resource contains information about convicts that have an association with the Toodyay district. Either Ticket-of-Leave men sent to Toodyay from 1850 to 1878 or former convicts who came to the district of Toodyay at any time.
The Toodyay Convict Database is an ongoing documentation project being undertaken by Beth Frayne and the Toodyay Historical Society, as a joint project with the Shire of Toodyay Museums. The information listed below is just some of the information in this extensive Database (commenced 31 July 2017). This extract contains more information than the ‘free-to-view’ extract on the Shire of Toodyay Museums webpage: https://www.toodyay.wa.gov.au/community-visitors/museums/toodyays-heritage/convict-era.aspx
The main file contains the following information: Name (in black: confirmed Toodyay TOL) (in blue: has an association with Toodyay); Convict Number; Arrival Date; Ship; TOL Date; Buried in Toodyay or elsewhere [NB Sometimes the burial place info is incorrect]; WA Police Gazette (many refs from Anne Jefferys); Biography
List Date: 8 June 2021 Access: Investigator and Query Subscribers