Henry Cooke (d.1792)

HENRY COOKE was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Warwick Assizes and sentenced to seven years transportation on 19 March 1791. COOKE sailed from Yarmouth on 17 July 1791 per Pitt (1792) and arrived in the colony on 14 February 1792, but he did not last long in the colony. He was the “HENRY COOK, Convict” [sic] buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 19 June 1792.


Names

  • Alternate: HENRY COOK (c.f. burial record)

Burial Location

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

Sources

  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.

Lists

# Convict

# Trial Place: Warwick Assizes

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Pitt (1792)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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