John Shanahan (1832-1832)

John Shanahan, the child of convict Mary Shanahan (per Brothers 2) was born at the Parramatta Female Factory and died there eight hours later. He was buried in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta by Samuel Marsden on 28 June 1832.



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)