First fleet deaths 1788. Most burials are at Sydney, please check notes for Norfolk Island, Botany Bay, Balmain and La Perouse. Dates refer to burial date, unless noted.
The first eleven of these ships are today known as the First Fleet and contained the convicts and marines that are now acknowledged as the Founders of Australia. This is their story.Alexander 1788, Charlotte 1788, Golden Grove 1788, HMS Sirius 1788, Lady Penrhyn 1788, Scarborough 1788, Supply 1788