Peter Francis (d.1792)

PETER FRANCIS was a convict who was tried and convicted at Kent, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. FRANCIS arrived with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) on 28 August 1791 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta just over four months later on 5 January 1792.


Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta

Sources

  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.

Lists

# Third Fleet

# Convict

# Trial Place: Kent, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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