Ormond Burcham (d.1792)

ORMOND BURCHAM was a convict who was tried and convicted at Norwich, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 30 July 1787. BURCHAM arrived with the Second Fleet per Surprize (1) (1790) on 26 June 1790 but lasted less than two years in the colony. He was buried as “ORMOND BIRCHMAN, Convict” in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 14 April 1792.


  • Alternate: ORMOND BURCHAN
  • Alternate: ORMOND BIRCHMAN (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.


# Second Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Norwich, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Surprize (1) (1790)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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