Mary Brien (1831–1832)

MARY BRIEN (II) was a convict’s child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory in 1832 with a recorded age of nine months old. She was buried in an unmarked grave in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta, exact location unknown. Her mother was an Irish convict who was also named MARY BRIEN (I) (aka MARY FORREST, MARY O’BRIEN), transported per City of Edinburgh (1) (1828) and an unnamed father.


Timeline

  • Born: c. April 1831 (calculated from age recorded at death. May be inaccurate).
  • Died: c. 26 January 1832, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 26 January 1832, 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)

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Lists

# Child

# Convict’s Child

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1832

# Burial Place: St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

# Grave: unmarked