Thomas Genders (d.1791)

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.

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: Stafford

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Matilda (1791)

# Burial year: 1791

# Grave: unmarked

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