Burial of John Martin

22 December 1837

NAME: JOHN MARTIN

ABODE: Field of Mars

WHEN BURIED: 22 December 1837

AGE: 88 years

SHIP’S NAME: not recorded

QUALITY OR PROFESSION: Farmer

BY WHOM THE CEREMONY WAS PERFORMEDHENRY H. BOBART, Curate

REMARKS: not recorded

Burial Location

Buried in an unmarked grave, exact location unknown, parish of St. John’s, Parramatta. First Fleet memorial plaque attached to wife MARY MARTIN’s grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta.

Biography

Michaela Ann Cameron, “John Martin: The Self-Freed Slave,” St. John’s Online (2016).

Citation

St. John’s Online, (stjohnsonline.org), “Burial of JOHN MARTIN,” https://stjohnsonline.org/burials/year-1837/bur18371219-2/, accessed [insert current date].

GRAVE: UNMARKED

© Copyright Michaela Ann Cameron 2018