John Newman (d.1791)

JOHN NEWMAN was a convict who was tried and convicted at Essex, England and sentenced to seven years transportation. He arrived with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) on 28 August 1791 but survived in the colony just a few short months. NEWMAN was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 9 December 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.


# Third Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Essex

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1791

# Grave: unmarked

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