John Godfrey (d.1792)

JOHN GODFREY was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Essex Assizes and sentenced to seven years transportation on 7 March 1791. GODFREY arrived per Pitt (1792) on 14 February 1792 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 5 May 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.


# Convict

# Trial Place: Essex Assizes

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Pitt (1792)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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