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William (the Younger) Rogers

William Rogers (The younger), one of 224 convicts transported on the Eliza, 02 February 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William (the Younger) Rogers
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1831
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Machine breaking
Convicted at: Wilts Special Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 2nd February, 1831
Arrival date: 29th May, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 223 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 8
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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Community Contributions

Leonie Dolley on 15th April, 2013 wrote:

William died in the service of V.D.L. Company Woolnorth 8\9\1831.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 15th April, 2013 made the following changes:

firstname William (the Younger) (prev. William (The younger)), date of death 1831, gender, crime

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