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Henry Ledger

Henry Ledger, one of 280 convicts transported on the Asia, 20 July 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Ledger
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1878
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Durham Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 20th July, 1837
Arrival date: 2nd December, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 105 (54)
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

Pauline Chesworth on 18th December, 2016 wrote:

Married 1843 to Catherine Rodgers. issue 5 children.Ticket of leave granted Oct 1846, conditional pardon 1851.Tried at Maitland Quarter Sessions 1/1/1853 for violent threats with a knife

Convict Changes History

Pauline Chesworth on 18th December, 2016 made the following changes:

date of death: 1878 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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