THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
Born: c1769 in Middlesex, England. Arrived Sydney: 16th October 1791.
Vessel: Admiral Barrington.
Status: Convict, 7 years transportation.
Cohabited: Mary Madden.
Died: 30th October 1850 at Flemings Creek, N.S.W.
Buried: Our Lady of Loretto Churchyard MacDonald River, N.S.W.
Profile: During the Macquarie era the following child was born to Mary and William :- George born c1814.
William is listed in the N.S.W. 1828 Census as aged 59, Catholic, Free by Servitude, Farmer, living at Lower Portland Head with his 15year old son George and George's half brother 24 year old Thomas Ambrose.
The Lower Portland Head farm consisted of 9 cultivated arcres of land.
Submitted by Association member, Rex F Webb.
Reference: Census of New South Wales, November 1828.
The Register of Pioneer Families Series ll, Volume 1, The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc.