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Rosetta Warburton, one of 97 convicts transported on the Britannia, January 1798
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Owens, Daw, Dawes
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lancaster Quarter Sessions
18th July, 1798
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 99 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 238
||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 2nd April, 2015 wrote:
Rosetta was 19 years old on arrival in NSW.
C1810: Married Hugh Owens (Marquis Cornwallis 1795). Hugh died in in 1835 at Wilberforce.
31/1/1830: Rosetta married Samuel Daw (Isabella 1818) at Winsdor, NSW.
1851: Rosetta died aged 72 - Listed as “Dawes”
Gloria Dawe Bruce on 12th January, 2016 wrote:
Rosetta also “free” was a convict as well, who had been transported on the ship Britannia in 1798. She was 24 years old at the time she was convicted in Lancaster, crime unknown, but her trial was May 1, 1797 and she was sentenced to 7 years as well. She arrived in New South Wales on July 18, 1798. You will find her as Rosetta Warburton. http://archive.oneguyfrombarlick.co.uk/forum_topicdc78.html?TOPIC_ID=571&view=lasttopic
By 1822 she was married to Hugh Owens.
New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Birth Year:Abt 1776
Request Status: Granted
Date of Permission/Refusal: 21 Nov 1838
Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
Spouse Name:Rosetta Owens
Marriage Place:New South Wales
Registration Place:Windsor, New South Wales
Registration Year: 1839
Volume Number: V B
Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985
New South Wales
Camperdown, Newtown, New South Wales
Gloria Dawe Bruce on 26th March, 2016 wrote:
Rosetta had two sons with her first husband Hugh Owens. James and Thomas..
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd April, 2015 made the following changes:
alias1: Owens, alias2: Daw, alias3: Dawes, date of birth: 1779 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1851 (prev. 0000), gender: f