James Taylor (d.1792)

JAMES TAYLOR was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Stafford Assizes, Staffordshire, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 10 March 1790. TAYLOR arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but lasted only a few months in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 26 April 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: Stafford Assizes

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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