Sarah Whittle (1837–)

Convict’s child who lived at the Parramatta Female Factory. Child of convict WHITTLE (aka WITTLE), who could have been either FRANCES FANNY WHITTLE or MATILDA WHITTLE, who were both tried on the same day at the Devon Assizes and sentenced to fourteen years transportation per Henry Wellesley (1) (1836). Further research required to positively identify which one was the mother of baby SARAH.


Names

  • Alternate: SARAH WITTLE

Timeline

  • Born: 18 June 1837, lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Baptised: 2 July 1837, St. John’s Parish, Parramatta

Multimedia

The lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory, viewed from where the original main barrack building of the factory once stood. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)
The lying-in hospital, Parramatta Female Factory, viewed from where the original main barrack building of the factory once stood. Photo: Michaela Ann Cameron (2014)

Sources

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

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