Bridget Cushen (1835–1835)

BRIDGET CUSHEN was a convict’s child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 28 April 1835, with a recorded age of fifteen weeks old.

BRIDGET’s parentage was not recorded on her burial record, but BRIDGET was the twin sister of MARY CUSHEN, who predeceased her at the Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 25 March 1835, with a recorded age of ten weeks old.


Timeline

  • Twin sister MARY CUSHEN died: c. 25 March 1835, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Twin sister MARY CUSHEN buried: 25 March 1835, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
  • Died: c. 28 April 1835, Parramatta Female Factory, recorded age of fifteen weeks old.
  • Buried: 28 April 1835, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

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

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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

# Convict’s Child

# Twin

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1835

# Grave: unmarked