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Richard Grose

Richard Grose, one of 170 convicts transported on the Royal Sovereign, 25 July 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Grose
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Cornwall Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Sovereign
Departure date: 25th July, 1835
Arrival date: 12th December, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 170 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 118
Source description: 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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Anonymous on 23rd September, 2011 wrote:

Richard Grose was my GGG Grandfather.  He received his "ticket of freedom" on 9th July, 1842 and became a "sawyer". He married Mary McDonell 3rd March, 1852 and they had 7 children together and lived in the Newcastle area.  Richard died on 9th May, 1887 aged 79 year and his death certificate states he died of general dropsy and senile decay.  He is buried at Greta Cemetery, Greta NSW.

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