NRS 900: Petitions to the Governor from convicts for mitigations of sentences, 1810-1826

These are principally petitions from convicts, or from family members or other persons on their behalf, for some mitigation of sentence such as a ticket of leave or a pardon. These documents often contain information as to the convict's general conduct and history including the name of the ship of arrival, colonial employment and family details.

The arrangement of the Petitions is roughly alphabetical.

Item Reel Fiche *ARK Dates Description
[4/1846] 612, 1227 3163-65 1810 A-J
[4/1847] 612, 1227 3166-68 1810 K-W
[4/1848] 612, 1227 3169-71 1811-1812 B-S, A-W
[4/1849] 613, 1227 3172-73 1813-1816 (alphabetical within each year)
[4/1850] 613, 1228 3174-76 1817 A-E
[4/1851] 613, 1228 3177-78 1817 F-K
[4/1852] 613, 1228 3179-80 1817 L-S
[4/1853] 614, 1228 3181-82 1817 S-Y
[4/1854] 614, 1228 3183-85 1818 A-G
[4/1855] 614, 1228 3186-88 1818 G-M
[4/1856] 614, 1228 3189-91 1818 N-Y
[4/1857] 614, 1229 3192-93 1819 A-C
[4/1858] 615, 1229 3194-96 1819 D-J
[4/1859] 615, 1229 3197-99 1819 K-Q
[4/1860] 615, 1229 3200-02 1819 R-W
[4/1861] 615, 1229 3203-05 1820 W-B (reverse alphabetical order)
[4/1862] 616, 1230 3206-08 1821 A-H
[4/1863] 616, 1230 3209-11 1821 J-Y
[4/1864] 616, 1231 3212-15 1822 A-C
[4/1865] 616, 1231 3216-19 1822 D-H
[4/1866] 617, 1231 3220-23 1822 I-O
[4/1867] 617, 1231 3224-27 1822 P-S
[4/1868] 617, 1231 3228-29 1822 T-Y
[4/1869] 618, 1232 3230-33 1823 A-J
[4/1870] 618, 1232 3234-37 1823 K-Y
[4/1871] 618, 1232 3238 1823, 1825 Supplement (James Doyle, Simon Isaacs & William G Whitfield)
[4/1872] 618, 1233 3239-43 1824 A-W
[4/1873] 619, 1233 3244-47 1825 A-G
[4/1874] 619, 1233 3248-50 1825 H-O
[4/1875] 619, 1233 3251-53 1825 P-W
[4/1876] 619, 2189   1826