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Richard Rose, one of 200 convicts transported on the Earl Spencer, May 1813
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 100
British Newspaper Archive. Hampshire Chronicle, Monday 08 March 1813, Monday 15 March 1813. Windsor and Eton Express, Sunday 06 June 1813.
||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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Philip Tate on 20th November, 2016 wrote:
Richard Rose was tried at Winchester Assizes, Hampshire on Saturday 06 March 1813 for aiding French prisoners of war to escape.
D Wong on 21st November, 2016 wrote:
Richard Rose, was the master of the Freeholder smuggling boat, of Weymouth.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
ROSE, Richard. Per “Earl Spencer”, 1813
1814 Jul 26: On list of prisoners to be sent to Newcastle per “Lady Nelson” (Reel 6004; 4/3493 p.226)
1818 Jan 5: Recommended for mitigation of sentence by John Piper (Fiche 3183; 4/1854 p.5)
1818 Jan 5: Employed on Naval Officers Boat. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3189; 4/1856 p.230)
12/3/1821: Absolute Pardon.
Convict Changes History
Philip Tate on 20th November, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 100
British Newspaper Archive. Hampshire Chronicle, Monday 08 March 1813, Monday 15 March 1813. Windsor and Eton Express, Sunday 06 June