JOHN QUIGGAN was the child of free “assisted immigrants” CHARLOTTE QUIGGAN and LANCASTER QUIGGAN, who arrived per bounty ship Formosa (1839) on 20 May 1839. JOHN was born in the Parramatta Female Factory’s lying-in hospital and was baptised at St. John’s Church, Parramatta. However, just two days later his mother died at the Factory and JOHN himself also died aged only one week old. Mother and child were buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta.
- Parents arrived in New South Wales per Formosa (1839): 20 May 1839
- Born: 8 December 1839, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
- Baptised: 11 December 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
- Mother CHARLOTTE QUIGGAN died: 13 December 1839, Parramatta Female Factory
- Mother CHARLOTTE QUIGGAN buried: 14 December 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
- JOHN QUIGGAN died: 20 December 1839, Parramatta Female Factory
- JOHN QUIGGAN buried: 20 December 1839, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta
- Son of LANCASTER QUIGGAN, painter, glazier, master mariner, assisted immigrant
- Son of CHARLOTTE QUIGGAN, assisted immigrant
- Grandson of WILLIAM QUIGGAN, master mariner of Cumberland, England
- Grandson of GRACE QUIGGAN, of Cumberland, England
- Grandson of JOHN ALLEN
- Grandson of CHARLOTTE MORRISON, of Guildford, Surrey, England
- 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.
# Parramatta Female Factory
# Birth Place: Parramatta Female Factory
# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory
# Burial Year: 1839