John Broomfield (d.1792)

JOHN BROOMFIELD was a convict who was tried and convicted at Warwick, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 23 March 1790. BROOMFIELD arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but lasted only a short while in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 20 April 1792.


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

# Third Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Warwick, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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