Susannah Morgan – Location, Ballarat New Cemetery, Wesleyan A, Section 07, Grave 01X. (BCN-WESA-07-105-01X-02)
According to the Pioneer Roll Susannah was one of the first women on the Goldfields. Susannah was said to be highly independent as noted Susannah exercising her own ‘agency’ by digging for gold in 1853. Susannah was also rumoured to have had some involvement with the sewing of the Eureka flag for the insurgents. Given the hardships and challenges faced by women in the Goldfields Susannah managed to live a long life and died at the age of 79 years.