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Sophia Rose

Sophia Rose, one of 144 convicts transported on the George Hibbert, 22 July 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sophia Rose
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Maid
Date of Death: 1847
Age: 35 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Man robbery
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: George Hibbert
Departure date: 22nd July, 1834
Arrival date: 1st December, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 144 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 405 (204)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 103
Age; 22 years [1812]
Read & write, Protestant, single
Native Place; Warwickshire
Trade or calling; Barmaid
Trial where & Date; Warwick - 29 Mar 1834 -  Man Robbery
Sentence; Life. 3 months previous conviction
Height; 4 ft. 8
Eyes; Hazel, Dark
Hair; Brown
Completion; Fair

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, St. John’s Parramatta, Burials
No; 1029
Name;  Sophia Rose
Abode;  Parramatta General Hospital
Date of death; 1847, 25 Feb
Date of burial; 1847, 27 Feb
Age; 34
Details; Per ship; George Hibbert
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; H H Bobart

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 23rd February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1847 (prev. 0000), gender: f

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