Robert Turner (d.1792)

ROBERT TURNER was a convict who was tried and convicted at Newcastle upon Tyne Quarter Sessions, Northumberland, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. TURNER arrived with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) on 28 August 1791 but did not live long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 17 March 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: Newcastle upon Tyne Quarter Sessions

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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