John Griffiths (d.1791)

JOHN GRIFFITHS was a convict tried at Montgomery Great Sessions, Montgomeryshire, Wales in 1788 and sentenced to seven years transportation. He sailed with the Second Fleet on board Surprize (1) (1790) and was buried at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 31 May 1791.

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.


# Second Fleet

# Convict

# Welsh

# Trial Place: Montgomery Great Sessions

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Surprize (1) (1790)

# Burial year: 1791

# Grave: unmarked

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