William Woodhouse (d.1792)

WILLIAM WOODHOUSE was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Leicester Assizes, Leicester, England and sentenced to seven years transportation on 11 January 1791. WOODHOUSE sailed with the Third Fleet per William and Ann (1791) from Plymouth, England on 27 March 1791 and arrived in the colony on 28 August 1791. He did not last long, as he was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 8 April 1792.

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: Leicester Assizes

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: William and Ann (1791)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked

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