Catherine McCarty (1834–1835)

CATHERINE McCARTY was a convict’s child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 17 March 1835 with a recorded age of three months old. Parentage not recorded.


Timeline

  • Born: c. December 1834 (calculated from age recorded at death. May be inaccurate)
  • Died: c. 17 March 1835, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 17 March 1835, 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

# Convict’s Child

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1835

# Grave: unmarked