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John Rowter, one of 164 convicts transported on the Morley, July 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
7th November, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 164 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 63 (33)
||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 26th July, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
John Router, 211, 5 ft. 6 in. dark brown hair, dark grey eyes, 37 years of age, tried at London Dec. 1816, sentence life, a cooper, arrived at Sydney per Morley 1818, and at this Colony per Regalia 1819, native of London, scar on calf of left leg, absconded from the Public Works April 26,1823. — £2 Reward.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th May, 2021 wrote:
1817 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Age; 27 
Native Place; London
Trade or calling; Cooper
Trial; Middlesex - 3 Dec 1817
Height; 5 ft. 7 in
1825 - New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, Tasmania. 1826
Name; John Ronter [John Rowter]
Ship arrived by; Morley
To whom assigned; ABSCONDED; 26 April 1825
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Router, occupation
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), gender: m