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John Rogers Elsmore
John Rogers Elsmore, one of 219 convicts transported on the Somersetshire, 30 November 1841
Name, Aliases & Gender
||John Rogers Elsmore
||Elsmore, Roger (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th August, 1843
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 414. TAHO, (CON63/1/1 and CON33/21)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Iris Dunne on 1st May, 2018 wrote:
Convict Death Register: No.4995, Date of Decease 19 August 1843 at St Mary’s Vale, Tasmania
Offence: Stealing a pair of boots from a little child named Martin 7 years of age at Witchfield, Prior Convictions: once for 14 days; 12 months for assault with intent to commit rape; once for rape 1 month
Trade: Farm Labourer
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 1st May, 2018 made the following changes:
term: 7 years, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 414. TAHO, (CON63/1/1 and CON33/21) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Nu