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Rosanna Thompson, one of 140 convicts transported on the Henry Wellesley, 17 July 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||30th October, 1891
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 95 (49)
||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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D Wong on 14th November, 2014 wrote:
Kendal Mercury Cumbria, England
7 Jan 1837
CUMBERLAND COUNTY SESSIONS
Rosanna Thompson, 20, charged with having stolen three sovereigns and four half crown pieces, belonging to Isaac Pickering. Guilty, 7 years transportation. So BIRTH DATE should be either 1811 or 1817.
On the ‘Sick List’ of the Henry Wellesley: Rosanna Thompson, aged 26, spinster – Pneumonia – put on sick list 26/8/1837 at sea – discharged 28/8/1837.
1842: TOL Sydney.
1843: TOL Bathurst.
16/3/1858: Drunk and disorderly at Pyrmont.
Convict Changes History
Melinda Prior on 25th September, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1827, date of death 30th October, 1891, gender
D Wong on 14th November, 2014 made the following changes: