THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND
TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
c1801 at Sackville, N.S.W.
Status: Free, born in the Colony.
Married:(1) Patrick Byrne in c1816 at St Matthew’s Church Windsor, N.S.W.
(2)Thomas Ashbury [1798-1847] in October 1844 at Wilberforce, N.S.W.
The following children were all born at Port Headland to Eleanor and Thomas:-
During the Macquarie era:- Henry born 21st September 1821, died in c1906 at Grafton, N.S.W.
After the Macquarie era:-
Mary Ann born 10th January 1823, died in c1894 at Alexandria, N.S.W.
Thomas born c1826, died in c1861 at Merton, N.S.W.
Frances born 4th April 1828, died in c1908 at Halls Creek, N.S.W.
Rosetta born 18th May 1831, died in c1908 at Richmond, N.S.W.
John born 2nd May 1833, died in c1913 at Portland Head, N.S.W.
Lavinia born 10th February 1835, died c1913 at Brisbane, Queensland.
Louisa b. 13/4/1840, d. 1893 Dubbo, N.S.W.
After Thomas Aspery died Eleanor became the licensee of a
hotel in Bridge Street Windsor, N.S.W.
Contributed by Association member, Rex Webb.
1828 Census of NSW.
NSW BDM Registry.
The Hawkesbury Pioneer
Register Hawkesbury Family History Group, 1994.