Charles Holton (d.1792)

CHARLES HOLTON was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey, London and sentenced to seven years transportation on 2 April 1788 for the theft of cloth, stockings, and handkerchiefs. HOLTON arrived with the Second Fleet per Surprize (1) (1790) on 26 June 1790. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 19 April 1792.

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta

Trial Records

  • Old Bailey Proceedings Online (, version 8.0), 2 April 1788, trial of CHARLES HOLTON (t17880402-70).


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# Second Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Old Bailey

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Surprize (1) (1790)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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