Bounty Women Database

The database below contains the names of the bounty women on the following ships. The names have been standardized, and alternative forms of spelling and other variations, have not been included.  For any queries, contact me.

Emigration Commission ships (1832)Red Rover and Princess Royal

London Emigration Committee ships (1833-1837)Amelia ThompsonBoadiceaBussorah MerchantCantonCharles KerrDavid ScottDuchess of Northumberland 1835 and 1836 voyages, James PattisonLady MacnaghtenLaytonSarahStrathfieldsaye and William Metcalfe.

Note: the below database has over 3,000 entries and can take a moment to load. 

I have considerable additional information on many of the women, gathered over more than 20 years' research, often with details regarding their lives before emigration. I offer two research services:

Research Report: provides an outline of information gathered on each bounty woman:

$25 plus GST.

Archival Transcription: transcription of records on individual women, obtained from various archives in England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. A notation regarding this information will be noted on the Research Report. Archival Transcriptions are an additional $25 plus GST.

To order a Research Report, click here.


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