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Rose, John (1788–1855)

John Rose was sentenced to seven years transportation. He arrived in Sydney aboard the Somersetshire in 1814. His occupation was given as labourer. He was described as being 5 feet 10½ inches (178 cms) tall with a fair complexion, brown hair and hazel eyes.

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'Rose, John (1788–1855)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/rose-john-27437/text34865, accessed 26 January 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1788
Wiltshire, England

Death

1 April 1855
Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia

Cultural Heritage
Passenger Ship
Occupation
Convict Record

Crime: unknown
Sentence: 7 years