THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Catherine Ferrier

Born: c.1777
Arrived Sydney: 20 Feb 1820
Vessel: Lord Wellington
Status: Convict - Life
Married: Caleb Wilson
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Died:
Buried:
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Mother:

Profile:
During the Macquarie era, Catherine was tried at the Edinburgh Court of Justiciary, 8 June 1818, & received a Life sentence. She was a Ladies maid, a41

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Cathrine Ferrier, C, Lord Wellington, Life, Govt Factory, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Catherine Ferrier, C Wellington 1820, 14, Wife of Caleb Wilson, Sydney

Catherine Ferrier married Caleb Wilson in 1826 at Scots Presbyterian Church, Sydney – V1826 4 73A

1828 Census: Catherine Wilson, a47, GS, Protestant, Lord Wellington 1821, living with Caleb Wilson, George St, Sydney & Elizabeth a5 also Alexander Ferrier, a19, CF, Protestant, Lord Wellington 1820, stepson to Caleb Wilson

Researched & submitted by F O’Donnell - member

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)
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association. 1995