Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Hugh Gordon LESLIEAge: 94 years18151909

Name
Hugh Gordon LESLIE
Given names
Hugh Gordon
Surname
LESLIE
Birth between 1815 and 1818
Citation details: LESLIE HUGH 11212/1909 94 YRS STROUD STROUD
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Note: The death reference for Hugh includes the information that he was 94 years of age at the time of his death in 1909. It is also recorded that he was 17 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1833. It is also recorded that he was 14 years of age at the time of his conviction in 1831.
Convicted
Housebreaking and sentenced to transportation for 7 years.
December 5, 1831 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: UK, Prison Hulk Registers and Letter Books, 1802-1849
Text:

Name Hugh Leslie Age 14 Estimated Birth Year 1818 Date Received 1 Feb 1832 Ship Euryalus Place Moored Chatham Date Convicted 5 Dec 1831 Place Convicted Edinburgh

Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Note: The Port Jackson Convicts Anthology includes the information that Hugh was sentenced to transportation for 14 years. This is at variance with the information shown on his Certificate of Freedom, which was granted shortly after Hugh had completed his 7 year sentence.
Convict
Transported for 14 years
June 27, 1833 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1603
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports, page 2
Citation details: 5 August 2016
Text:

In part:

"Hugh Leslie (the father of Jessie Steinmetz) who was a Scottish convict"

Note: Arrived on board the "Asia I" (7).
Property after 1833 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 5 August 2016
Text:

In part:

"Hugh Leslie (the father of Jessie Steinmetz) who was a Scottish convict and boat builder at Cape Hawke and Foster and owned a large parcel of land at Purfleet in the late 19th century."

Ticket of Leave
Granted No. 38/468
April 6, 1838 (Age 23 years)
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Certificate of Freedom
Granted No. 38/1124
December 27, 1838 (Age 23 years)

Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Text:

Name Hugh Leslie Age 22 Birth Year 1816 Native Place Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Arrival Year 1833 Vessel Asia Certificate Date 27 Dec 1838

Leslie - Hugh - Certificate of Freedom
Leslie - Hugh - Certificate of Freedom

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Religious marriageCatherine “Kate” KERRIGANView this family
about 1848 (Age 33 years)
Address: St. Andrew's Scots Church
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 797/1848 V1848797 78LESLIE HUGH G KERRIGAN CATHERINEJB
Text:

There is also this reference:

1674/1849 V18491674 73B LESLIE HUGH G KERRIGAN CATHERINE JB

Birth of a daughter
#1
Jessie LESLIE
about 1851 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: V18511506 141/1851 LESLIE JESSIE HUGH CATHERINE
Text:

There is also this reference:

V1851974 68/1851 LESLIE JESSIE HUGH CATHERINE

Birth of a son
#2
Hugh J LESLIE
about 1853 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: LESLIE JESSIE 974/1851 V1851974 68 HUGH CATHERINE
Text:

There is also this reference:

LESLIE HUGH J 3911/1853 V18533911 141 HUGH CATHERINE

Death of a sonHugh J LESLIE
about 1854 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985
Text:

Name Hugh J Leslie Death Date 1854 Death Place New South Wales Registration Year 1854 Registration Place Sydney New South Wales Volume Number V1854179 143

Birth of a daughter
#3
Isabella LESLIE
about 1855 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: LESLIE ISABELLA 738/1855 V1855738 72 HUGH CATHERINE
Birth of a daughter
#4
Jane LESLIE
about 1862 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: LESLIE JANE 353/1862 HUGH KATE SYDNEY
Marriage of a childLeonard STEINMETZJessie LESLIEView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 17, 1873 (Age 58 years)
Address: Coomba
Citation details: 3688/1873 STEINMETZ LEONARD LESLIE JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1842 - 1954
Citation details: Thursday 26 June 1873, page 1
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie

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Occupation
Boat builder
1873 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 5 August 2016
Text:

In part:

"Hugh Leslie (the father of Jessie Steinmetz) who was a Scottish convict and boat builder at Cape Hawke and Foster and owned a large parcel of land at Purfleet in the late 19th century."

Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1842 - 1954
Citation details: Thursday 26 June 1873, page 1
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie

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Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Amelia Catherine “Annie” STEINMETZ
about 1875 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 18340/1875 STEINMETZ AMELIA C LEONARD JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Death of a wifeCatherine “Kate” KERRIGAN
about 1876 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: LESLIE CATHERINE 9553/1876 THOMAS CATHERINE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Jessie M STEINMETZ
about 1877 (Age 62 years)
Citation details: 19305/1877 STEINMETZ JESSIE M LEONARD JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Death of a granddaughterJessie M STEINMETZ
about 1878 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 9110/1878 STEINMETZ JESSIE M LEONARD JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#3
John Leslie STEINMETZ
about 1879 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: STEINMETS JOHN LESLIE 21846/1879 LEONARD JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Lillian Agatha STEINMETZ
about 1880 (Age 65 years)
Citation details: 22880/1880 STEINMETZ LILIAN AGATHA LEONARD JESSIE PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a grandson
#5
Leonard STEINMETZ
about 1882 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: 18456/1882 STEINMETZ LEONARD LEONARD JESSIE WINGHAM
Birth of a grandson
#6
Percy Gordon STEINMETZ
about 1884 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 21765/1884 STEINMETZ PERCY G LEONARD JESSIE WINGHAM
Marriage of a childIsaac WESTJane LESLIEView this family
about 1884 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: 5174/1884 WEST ISAAC LESLIE JEANE WINGHAM
Birth of a grandchild
#7
Unnamed WEST
about 1885 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: WEST UNNAMED 22168/1885 ISAAC JANE TAREE
Death of a grandchildUnnamed WEST
about 1885 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: WEST INFANT 10624/1885 ISAAC JANE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#8
Herbert Peter STEINMETZ
about 1886 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: 22995/1886 STEINMETZ HERBERT P LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Kate WEST
about 1886 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: WEST KATE 23160/1886 ISAAC JANE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Ethel B STEINMETZ
about 1888 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: 24460/1888 STEINMETZ ETHEL B LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Death of a granddaughterEthel B STEINMETZ
about 1890 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: 12465/1890 STEINMETZ ETHEL B LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Stella Isabel STEINMETZ
about 1891 (Age 76 years)
Citation details: 34034/1891 STEINMETZ STELLA I LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Mabel Irene STEINMETZ
about 1893 (Age 78 years)
Citation details: 34855/1893 STEINMETZ MABEL J LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#13
Leslie Lionel WEST
about 1893 (Age 78 years)
Citation details: WEST LESLIE 34967/1893 ISAAC JANE TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Hilda Victoria STEINMETZ
about 1895 (Age 80 years)
Citation details: 27318/1895 STEINMETZ HILDA V LEONARD JESSIE TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#15
John WEST
about 1896 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: WEST JOHN 34911/1896 ISAAC JANE STROUD
Marriage of a grandchildJohn MOYLANAmelia Catherine “Annie” STEINMETZView this family
February 8, 1899 (Age 84 years)
Citation details: 1914/1899 MOYLAND JOHN STEINMETZ ANNIE C TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a daughterJane LESLIE
about 1904 (Age 89 years)
Citation details: WEST Jeane 14914/1904 Hugh Kate Gloucester
Marriage of a grandchildClarence Henry HARDYKate WESTView this family
about 1908 (Age 93 years)
Citation details: 6074/1908 HARDY CLARENCE H WEST KATE TAREE
Marriage of a grandchildJohn Leslie STEINMETZEllenor Jane HOWATSONView this family
about 1909 (on the date of death)
Citation details: 8966/1909 STEINMETZJOHN L HOWATSON ELLEANOR J PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1072
Death about 1909 (Age 94 years)
Citation details: LESLIE HUGH 11212/1909 94 YRS STROUD STROUD
Family with Catherine “Kate” KERRIGAN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1848Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
Hugh J LESLIE
Birth: about 1853 38 20New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1854Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
8 years
daughter

BirthL - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: LESLIE HUGH 11212/1909 94 YRS STROUD STROUD
BirthCertificate of Freedom - Leslie - Hugh
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
ConvictedWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: UK, Prison Hulk Registers and Letter Books, 1802-1849
Text:

Name Hugh Leslie Age 14 Estimated Birth Year 1818 Date Received 1 Feb 1832 Ship Euryalus Place Moored Chatham Date Convicted 5 Dec 1831 Place Convicted Edinburgh

ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 1603
PropertyEmails - Saskia Stegman
Citation details: 5 August 2016
Text:

In part:

"Hugh Leslie (the father of Jessie Steinmetz) who was a Scottish convict and boat builder at Cape Hawke and Foster and owned a large parcel of land at Purfleet in the late 19th century."

Ticket of LeaveCertificate of Freedom - Leslie - Hugh
Publication: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Certificate of FreedomWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Text:

Name Hugh Leslie Age 22 Birth Year 1816 Native Place Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Arrival Year 1833 Vessel Asia Certificate Date 27 Dec 1838

Leslie - Hugh - Certificate of Freedom
Leslie - Hugh - Certificate of Freedom

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

MarriageL - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 797/1848 V1848797 78LESLIE HUGH G KERRIGAN CATHERINEJB
Text:

There is also this reference:

1674/1849 V18491674 73B LESLIE HUGH G KERRIGAN CATHERINE JB

OccupationEmails - Saskia Stegman
Citation details: 5 August 2016
Text:

In part:

"Hugh Leslie (the father of Jessie Steinmetz) who was a Scottish convict and boat builder at Cape Hawke and Foster and owned a large parcel of land at Purfleet in the late 19th century."

OccupationNewspaper - Sydney Morning Herald - Marriage Notices
Publication: Newspaper; NSW; 1842 - 1954
Citation details: Thursday 26 June 1873, page 1
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie
Steinmetz - Leslie - Leonard and Jessie

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

DeathL - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: LESLIE HUGH 11212/1909 94 YRS STROUD STROUD