WILLIAM NORTON was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey, London and sentenced to seven years transportation on 8 December 1790. NORTON arrived with the Third Fleet per Albemarle (1791) on 13 October 1791 but did not survive long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 21 March 1792.
- Unmarked grave, exact location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta
- Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0), 8 December 1790, trial of WILLIAM NORTON (t17901208-37).
- Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0), 8 December 1790, trial of WILLIAM NORTON (t17901208-37), https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?div=t17901208-37, accessed 11 March 2019.
- Parish Burial Registers, Textual records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
- The Digital Panopticon (https://www.digitalpanopticon.org/, version 1.1), William Norton Life Archive (ID: obpt17901208-37-defend455), https://www.digitalpanopticon.org/life?id=obpt17901208-37-defend455, accessed 11 March 2019.
# Third Fleet
# Trial Place: Old Bailey
# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation
# Ship: Albemarle (1791)
# Grave: unmarked
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