John Hardy (d.1792)

JOHN HARDY was a convict who was tried and convicted at Somerset, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. HARDY arrived with the Third Fleet per Salamander (1791) on 21 August 1791 but did not survive long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 14 February 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.


# Third Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Somerset, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Salamander (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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