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Elizabeth Mcleish

Elizabeth McLeish, one of 151 convicts transported on the Mary, 09 June 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Elizabeth Mcleish
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 20th May, 1817
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 22nd January, 1885
Age: 67 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 9th June, 1831
Arrival date: 19th October, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 109 (57)
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

Anonymous on 16th June, 2011 wrote:

elizabeth was the sister of mary ann also transported.elizabeth married james baylis.they are my great/grt/parents.my email is helen.swan@optusnet.com.au

Peter Kooistra on 6th November, 2016 wrote:

Married John Baylis in Hobart Town on 23-02-1835

Convict Changes History

Peter Kooistra on 6th November, 2016 made the following changes:

surname: Mcleish (prev. McLeish), gender: f

Anthony Curl on 20th February, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 20th May, 1817 (prev. 0000)

Anthony Curl on 20th February, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 20th May, 1817 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd January, 1885 (prev. 0000)

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