Charlotte Quiggan (1805–1839)

CHARLOTTE QUIGGAN was a free migrant who arrived per Formosa (1839) on 20 May 1839 with her husband, also a free migrant, LANCASTER QUIGGAN, a painter, glazier and master mariner, both from Cumberland, England. Both could read and write. The couple’s child JOHN QUIGGAN must have been born in the lying-in hospital at the Parramatta Female Factory.


Names

  • Alternate: ELIZABETH QUIGGAN (seems to have been incorrectly recorded as ELIZABETH on her son’s baptism record)

Timeline

  • Born: 1805, Cumberland, England
  • Arrived in the colony of New South Wales per Formosa: 20 May 1839, Port Jackson, New South Wales
  • Son JOHN QUIGGAN born: 8 December 1839, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Son JOHN QUIGGAN baptised: 11 December 1839, St. John’s Church, Parramatta
  • Died: 13 December 1839, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 14 December 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
  • Son JOHN QUIGGAN died: 20 December 1839, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Son JOHN QUIGGAN buried: 20 December 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Relationships

  • Daughter of JOHN ALLEN (surname not legible c.f. bounty ship record)
  • Daughter of CHARLOTTE MORRISON, of Guildford, Surrey, England
  • Wife of LANCASTER QUIGGAN, of Cumberland, England. Painter, glazier, master mariner
  • Mother of JOHN QUIGGAN

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Sources

  • New South Wales Government, Entitlement certificates of persons on bounty ships, Series: 5314, Reel: 1301, (State Records Authority of New South Wales; Kingswood New South Wales, Australia).
  • Parish Baptism Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Parish Burial Registers, Textual Records, St. John’s Anglican Church Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.

Lists

# Came Free

# English

# Ship: Formosa (1839)

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1839