William Hooke (d.1792)

WILLIAM HOOKE was a convict who was tried and convicted at Norfolk, England and sentenced to transportation for life in 1789. HOOKE arrived with the Third Fleet per Admiral Barrington (1791) on 16 October 1791 but survived only a few months in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 11 February 1792.


Names

  • Alternate WILLIAM HOOK (c.f burial record)

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

# Trial Place: Norfolk, England

# Punishment: Transportation for Life

# Ship: Admiral Barrington (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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