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Ann Noble Rose (1801–1838)

Ann Noble Foveaux Herbert's mother died about five months after her birth. She was baptised as Ann Noble Foveaux on 13 February 1803 at Norfolk Island. Her parents were listed as John Herbert and Hannah Moor. She left Norfolk Island as Ann Bolton with Joseph Foveaux aboard the Albion in September 1804 and was brought up in England by Foveaux and his future wife Mrs Ann Sherwin. 

She married Samuel Rose at St Marylebone, Westminster, England on 20 May 1823.

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Life Summary [details]

Alternative Names
  • Herbert, Ann Noble Foveaux
  • Foveaux, Ann Noble
  • Bolton, Ann Noble

19 May, 1801
Norfolk Island, Australia


2 April, 1838 (aged 36)
Derby, Derbyshire, England

Cause of Death


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