William Penn (d.1792)

WILLIAM PENN was a convict who was tried and convicted at Warwick, England and sentenced to seven years transportation in 1790. PENN arrived with the Third Fleet per Britannia (1791) on 14 October 1791 but did not live long in the colony. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 20 March 1792.


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: Warwick, England

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Britannia (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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