Margaret Sweeney (1832–1832)

MARGARET SWEENEY was a convict’s child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory in 1832 with a recorded age of three months. She was buried in an unmarked grave in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta, exact location unknown. Parentage not recorded.


Timeline

  • Born: c. July 1832 (calculated from age recorded at death. May be inaccurate)
  • Died: c. 6 October 1832, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 6 October 1832, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta unknown.

Multimedia

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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: 1832

# Grave: unmarked