THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE

Ann Duff

Born: c.1803.
Arrived Sydney: 16 Nov 1808.
Vessel: Speke.
Status: Came free.
Married: ?Samuel Clift in c1824 at Windsor, N.S.W. 
Occupation: Farer.
Died: ?1868 in Maitland West, N.S.W.
Buried:
Father: ?Peter Duff.
Mother: ?Elizabeth.

Profile:
After the Macquarie era the following children were born to Ann, father unknown:
Elizabeth born in c1822.

After the Macquarie era the following children were born to Ann and Samuel:
Wiliam born in c1825.
Joseph born c1826.
Ann born c1829
James born c1834,
Mary A born c1834.
Samuel born c1836.
John born c1839.
Sarah E M born c1840.
George born c1843.

Before the Macquarie era Ann probably arrived with her parents aboard the Speke.

In the 1822 Muster Ann is listed as aged 19, came free aboard the Speke and was living at Windsor, N.S.W.

Ann Duff married Samuel Clift at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1824 3306 3B

1823,24,25 Muster records Ann arriving aboard the Speke in 1808 and was the wife of Peter Duff living at Windsor, N.S.W.

The 1828 Census list Ann as Anne Clift, aged 24, a protestant and a farmer living at Wallis Plains with Samuel, Elizabeth aged 6, William aged 4, Joseph aged 2 & Eliza Duff aged 20, inmate (probably Ann's sister).

Ann Clift, daughter of Peter & Elizabeth died 1868, regd Maitland West – 1868 4698.

Researched & submitted by Association member F O’Donnell.

References:
NSW Pioneer Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes.
General Muster and Land and Stock Muster of NSW. 1822 – ABGR - 1988.
General Muster List of New South Wales – 1823, 1824, 1825 – ABGR - 1999.
Census of New South Wales 1828 – Sainty & Johnson, eds – 2008(cd).

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