Elizabeth Douglass (1835–1835?)

ELIZABETH DOUGLASS was a convict’s child who was born at the Parramatta Female Factory. Child of convict ELIZABETH DOUGLASS (I).

It is very likely that ELIZABETH DOUGLASS (II) was the child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 8 September 1835 with a recorded name of SARAH DOUGLASS and a recorded age of ten weeks old. The age and the surname match up, but no other information was recorded on SARAH’s burial record.


Names


Timeline

  • Born: 28 June 1835, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Baptised: 2 August 1835, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
  • Possibly died: c. 8 September 1835, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Possibly buried: 8 September 1835, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta with a recorded name of SARAH DOUGLASS and recored age at death of ten weeks old.

Multimedia

The lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory, viewed from where the original main barrack building of the factory once stood. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)
The lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory, viewed from where the original main barrack building of the factory once stood. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)

Sources

  • 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

# Child

# Convict’s Child

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Birth Place: Parramatta Female Factory