THOMAS GENDERS was a convict who was tried and convicted at Stafford, England in 1788 and sentenced to seven years transportation. GENDERS arrived with the Third Fleet per Matilda (1791) on 1 August 1791 but survived only a short time in the colony. He was buried just a few months later on 7 November 1791 in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta.
- 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
# Trial Place: Stafford
# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation
# Ship: Matilda (1791)
# Grave: unmarked
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