Sophia Chester (c.1833–1837)

SOPHIA CHESTER was a child who died at the Parramatta Female Factory and was buried in the parish of St. John’s, Parramatta on 16 August 1837 with a recorded age of four years old. Parentage not recorded.


Timeline

  • Born: c. 1833
  • Died: c. 16 August 1837, Parramatta Female Factory
  • Buried: 16 August 1837, 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

# Parramatta Female Factory

# Death Place: Parramatta Female Factory

# Burial Year: 1837