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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 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4004]; Microfiche: 634 (Ancestry.com)
||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.
Philip Tate on 6th July, 2020 wrote:
Richard Rose was recorded in the New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 as being aged 31 years (born c.1782), a native of Dorset, England, and a sailor.
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
Philip Tate on 6th July, 2020 made the following changes:
source: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4004]; Microfiche: 634 (Ancestry.com) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 100
British Newspaper Archive. Hampshire Chronicle, Monda