William Greenway (d.1792)

WILLIAM GREENWAY was a convict who was tried and convicted at Hereford, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 29 July 1790. GREENWAY arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 2 February 1792 as “WILLIAM GRINAWAY, Convict” [sic].


  • Alternate: WILLIAM GRINAWAY (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: Hereford, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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