Job Jowitt (d.1792)

JOB JOWITT was a convict who was tried and convicted at Northampton, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. JOWITT 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 8 March 1792 as “JOB JEWITT, Convict” [sic].


  • Alternate: JOB JEWITT (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: Northampton, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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