Ann Bush (1836–1836)

ANN BUSH was a “foundling” who died at the Parramatta Female Factory. Her burial record states, “Found in the bush,” hence the surname. Parentage unknown. ANN was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 25 October 1836 with a recorded age of three months old.


Timeline

  • Born: c. August 1836
  • Died: c. 25 October 1836, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 25 October 1836, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta unknown.

Multimedia

The small building to the left of the big blue doors was the “dead house” at the Parramatta Female Factory. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)
The small building to the left of the big blue doors was the “dead house” at the Parramatta Female Factory. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)

Sources

  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.

Lists

# Child

# Foundling

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1836