James White (c.1758-1793)

James White is one of St John’s First Fleeters. White came to the colony as a convict transported per Scarborough (1788). He died at Parramatta, aged 37, on 26 February 1795 and was buried the following day, on 27 February 1795. White’s grave is unmarked, therefore the exact location of his grave in the cemetery is unknown.

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta


  • Convict Scarborough (1788)


  • Parish Burial Records, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Ron Withington, Dispatched Downunder: Tracing the Resting Places of the First Fleeters, (Woolloomooloo, The Fellowship of First Fleeters, 2013), p.442


# First Fleet

# Convict

# Ship: Scarborough (1788)

# Burial year: 1793

# Grave: unmarked