John Wetherill (d.1792)

JOHN WETHERILL was a convict who was tried and convicted at the York Assizes and sentenced to seven years transportation on 17 July 1790. WETHERILL arrived with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) on 28 August 1791 but lasted only a short while in the colony. He was the “JOHN WEATHERAL, Convict” [sic] buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 24 April 1792.


  • Alternate: JOHN WEATHERAL (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: York Assizes

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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