Thomas Browse (d.1792)

THOMAS BROWSE was a convict who was tried and convicted at New Sarum, Wiltshire, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 17 July 1790. BROWSE arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but lasted merely a few months in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 16 February 1792 as “THOMAS BRUCE, Convict” [sic].


  • Alternate: THOMAS BRUCE (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

# Convict

# Trial Place: New Sarum, Wiltshire, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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