THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Ann Entwistle

Born: c.1787
Arrived Sydney: 28 Jul 1814
Vessel: Broxbornebury
Status: Convict – 14 years
Married: William Rafter, 1821, Sydney
Occupation:
Died: ?1853, Parramatta
Buried:
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Ann Entwistle was tried at Lancaster Assizes on 4th Sep 1813 & received a sentence of 14 years. ?She was a Cotton weaver, a28***

Ann Antwistle was the mother of William 1815 & Maria 1817

Ann & William Rafter were the parents of Mary A 1820

After the Macquarie era in Feb 1821, Ann Entwistle & William Rafter sought permission to marry in the Catholic Church ###
Ann Entwistle married William Rafter at St Mary’s RC Church, Sydney – V1821 31 128
Their children were Richard 1825, John 1828

1822 Muster: Ann Entwistle, C, Broxbornebury, 14, Wife of W Rafter, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Ann Entwistle, FS, Broxbornebury 1814, 7, Wife of William Rafter, Parramatta

1828 Census: Anne Rafter, a41, FS, Catholic, Broxbornebury 1816, wife of William Rafter, Parramatta with William a14, Maria a11, Mary A a7 & Richard a3, all BC

?Anne Rafter died 1853 – St Patrick’s RC Church, Parramatta – V1853 824 146

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)
###Index to the Papers of the Colonial Secretary 1788 1825 – Archives Authority of NSW 1989
***Principal Supt of Convicts – Bound Indents( Fiche) - Archives Office of NSW