James Thompson (d.1792)

JAMES THOMPSON was a convict who was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 23 April 1792, and erroneously recorded as “JAMES THOMPSTON” in the burial register. His identity is unclear as there were three convicts named JAMES THOMPSON who arrived in the colony prior to this burial date; First Fleet convict JAMES THOMPSON per Scarborough (1788), Second Fleet convicts JAMES THOMPSON per Neptune (1790) and JAMES THOMPSON per Surprize (1) (1790).


  • Alternate: JAMES THOMPSTON (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.


# Convict

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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