Morgan Richard (d.1792)

MORGAN RICHARD was a convict who was tried and convicted at Cardiff, Wales and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1791. RICHARD arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 4 April 1792 and registered as “MORGAN RICHARDS, Convict” [sic].


  • Alternate: MORGAN RICHARDS (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

# Welsh

# Convict

# Trial Place: Cardiff, Wales

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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