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John Leach

John Leach, one of 200 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 17 August 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Leach
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 52 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Poaching
Convicted at: Bedford Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 17th August, 1829
Arrival date: 10th January, 1830
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 153 (79)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

chris leach on 4th November, 2013 wrote:

Married 1824 (Kempston, Beds)to Lettuce Osborne
One son Amos (born 1825)

Convict Changes History

chris leach on 4th November, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1804, crime

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