John Dixon (d.1792)

JOHN DIXON was a convict who was tried and convicted at Newcastle upon Tyne, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. DIXON arrived with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) on 28 August 1791 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta as “JOHN DICKSON, Convict” [sic] on 27 January 1792.


  • Alternate: JOHN DICKSON (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: Newcastle upon Tyne, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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