James Huntington (d.1792)

JAMES HUNTINGTON was a convict who was tried and convicted at Lincoln, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 10 March 1787. HUNTINGTON arrived with the Third Fleet per Matilda (1791) on 1 August 1791 but lasted only a short time in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 9 March 1792.

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: Lincoln, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Matilda (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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