Thomas Jenkins (d.1791)

THOMAS JENKINS was a Welsh convict who was tried and convicted at Carmarthen, Wales and sentenced to transportation for life in April 1789. JENKINS arrived with the Third Fleet per Atlantic (1791) 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 27 December 1791.


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

# Welsh

# Trial Place: Carmarthen, Wales

# Punishment: Transportation for Life

# Ship: Atlantic (1791)

# Burial year: 1791

# Grave: unmarked


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