Mary Burns (1831-1831)

Died at the Female Factory. Convict mother was an Irish woman also named Mary Burns, transported per Sovereign (2) (1829).

* Possibly related to William Burns – further research needed.



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)


  • Mary Burns,” in Peter Mayberry, Irish Convicts to New South Wales: 1788-1849