EBENEZER DOWNING was a convict who was tried and convicted at New Sarum, Wiltshire, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 7 March 1789. DOWNING arrived with the Third Fleet per Admiral Barrington (1791) on 16 October 1791 but lasted only a short while in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 19 April 1792.
- Unmarked grave, exact location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta
- Parish Burial Registers, Textual records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
# Third Fleet
# Trial Place: New Sarum, Wiltshire
# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation
# Ship: Admiral Barrington (1791)
# Grave: unmarked
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