Jane Parker (1829–1830)

Twin daughter of SAMUEL THOMPSON and convict MARY ANN PARKER, who had been convicted at the Devon Quarter Sessions on 10 January 1826 and sentenced to 7 years transportation per Grenada (4) in 1827.

JANE and her twin MARY ANN resided at the Parramatta Female Factory at the time of their baptism in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta and had likely been born in the Factory’s lying-in hospital. JANE died at the Factory, aged 2 months old and was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 6 February 1830. MARY ANN also passed away at the Factory, aged 5 months.


Timeline

  • Born: 5 December 1829, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Baptised: 20 December 1829
  • Died: about 6 February 1830 at the Female Factory.
  • Buried: 6 February 1830, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta
  • Twin sister MARY ANN PARKER (2) died: about 12 August 1830, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Twin sister MARY ANN PARKER (2) buried: 12 August 1830, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta, exact location unknown.

Relationships

  • Daughter of MARY ANN PARKER, convict per Grenada IV (1827)
  • Daughter of SAMUEL THOMPSON
  • Twin sister of MARY ANN PARKER (2)

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Sources

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

Lists

# Baptism

# Burial: St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta