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Job (the Younger) Rodgers

Job Rodgers (The younger), one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Job (the Younger) Rodgers
Aliases: Rogers
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Derby Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Dromedary
Departure date: 11th September, 1819
Arrival date: 10th January, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 369 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 202
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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greg petersen on 9th April, 2017 wrote:

Assigned to Thomas Archer, Conduct record: December 12th 1822, disord? in HM Gaol, disobedience of the orders of Mr Petchey Keeper and assault ? Doddin? turnkey, bread & water for 1 week. April 15th 1825, Govt. timber carriage? employed & Govt. bullocks for his own benefit yesterday w out leave - 25 lashes. June 27th 1825, drunk & disorderly Sat night last - reprimanded. Dec. 21st 1825, Govt. Farm/ Susp.d theft 2 bushells of maize property of H M Govt. To PB 3rd Class. July 16th 1824, Disobedience of orders - 2 days solitary confinement. Nov. 9th 1824, disobedience of orders & neglect of duty - 2 days solitary confinement. Nov. 18th 1833, Archer/ disorderly conduct in church previous to divine service - admonished. Nov. 20th 1834, Archer/ drunk & fighting - severely admonished. January 21st 1825, Archer/ taking a gun from his hut without leave & neglect of duty - 3 months Grass Tree Hill road party. recommended not to be reassd.? on this side of the island.Conduct to be reported vide Lt. Governor deo? is 29th January 1835. July 4th? out after hours -_reprimanded. 
conditional pardon No. 2433, 27th May 1840
Full pardon No. 126, 27th Sept. 1843

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 9th April, 2017 made the following changes:

firstname: Job (the Younger) (prev. Job (The younger)), alias1: Rogers, gender: m

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