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James Rose, one of 200 convicts transported on the Sir William Bensley, 09 October 1816
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 293 (148)
||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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Maureen Withey on 30th July, 2020 wrote:
William White, John White, and James Rose, charged with having stolen poultry, the property of James Ball, out a hen house at Little Marlow, were sentenced to be transported for seven years.
Windsor and Eton Express, 3 Mar 1816.
List of 70 male convicts sent on H.M. Colonial Brig Elizabeth Henrietta for the settlements of the Derwent and Port Dalrymple. Dated 22 March 1817.
To the Derwent:
James Rose, sawyer, per Sir William Bensley, Tried at Aylesbury, 1816. 7 years.
Tasmanian Convict Conduct Record. https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-34$init=CON31-1-34p233
No 13. James Rose. Sir Wm. Bensley & E. Henrietta. Tried Mar 1816, 7 years.
Several instances of Neglect of Duty and subsequent punishment.
Tasmanian Description Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-3$init=CON23-1-3-p027
James Rose, age 18, native of High Wycombe.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 30th July, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation, crime