Simon Webber (d.1792)

SIMON WEBBER was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Taunton Assizes held at Taunton Castle, Somerset, England on 27 March 1789 and sentenced to seven years transportation. WEBBER arrived with the Third Fleet per Atlantic on 20 August 1791 but did not survive long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 8 March 1792.


Names

  • Alternate: SIMON WABBER (c.f. burial record)

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: Taunton Assizes, Somerset

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Atlantic (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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