Thomas Chipp (c.1749-1842)

Thomas Chipp is one of St John’s First Fleeters. He came to the Colony of New South Wales as a marine on the First Fleet ship Friendship (1788). Chipp died at Concord on 3 July 1842, aged 93, and was buried the next day, 4 July 1842. His grave is unmarked therefore its location in the cemetery is unknown.

Burial Location

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


  • Marine


  • Marine, New South Wales Marine Corps, Friendship (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.440


# First Fleet

# Marine

# Ship: Friendship (1788)

# Burial year: 1842

# Grave: unmarked