John Westwood (c.1751-1790)

John Westwood, a convict transported per Scarborough (1788), is one of St John’s First Fleeters and is the fifth person buried at the cemetery overall. Westwood died, aged 39, at Parramatta on 6 November 1790 and was buried the following day, 7 November 1790. His grave is unmarked and its exact location in the cemetery is unknown.


  • Convict Scarborough (1788)

Burial Location

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


  • 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: 1790

# Grave: unmarked