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Martin Leaden

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Martin Leaden
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1826
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 8th July, 1854
Age: 28 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Violence to a surperior officer
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Johannes Sarkies
Departure date: 1849
Arrival date: 4th November, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 2 other convicts


Primary source: http://www.linc.tas.gov.au/
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 2nd July, 2014 wrote:

Martin Leaden was tried at Bombay Court Martial on 8/11/1848 for “Striking Corporal Martin of the 78th Highlanders”.

Martin was 23 years old, 5’10” tall, dark complexion, black hair and whiskers, hazel eyes, single, deeply pockmarked, C feint inside right arm, leech marks side of body, native place - Roscommon.

2/11/1851: Sent to Port Arthur.
21/11/1851: Sent to Norfolk Island.
5/2/1853: Hobart Barracks.
23/2/1853: Assigned to Young - Glenorchy.

8/7/1854: Died at Glenorchy of apoplexy.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 2nd July, 2014 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://www.linc.tas.gov.au/ (prev. ), firstname: Martin, surname: Leaden, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1826, date of death: 8th July, 1854, gender: m, occupation, crime

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