Margaret Higgins (1835–1835)

MARGARET HIGGINS was a convict’s child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 21 October 1835 with a recorded age of ten months old. Parentage not recorded.


Timeline

  • Born: c. January 1835 (calculated from age recorded at death. May be inaccurate).
  • Died: c. 21 October 1835, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 21 October 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