George Shingle (d.1792)

GEORGE SHINGLE was a convict who was tried and convicted at Stafford, England and sentenced to fourteen years transportation on 21 July 1790. SHINGLE arrived with the Third Fleet per Albemarle (1791) on 13 October 1791 but lasted only a short time in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 12 March 1792 as “GEORGE SPINGLEY, Convict” [sic].


  • Alternate: GEORGE SPINGLEY (c.f. burial record)

Burial Location

  • 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

# Convict

# Trial Place: Stafford, England

# Punishment: Fourteen Years Transportation

# Ship: Albemarle (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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