THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.
THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
Born: c1769 Austrey, Warwickshire, England.
Arrived Sydney: 3rd June 1790.
Vessel: Lady Juliana.
Status: Convict, sentenced to seven years transportion.
Married: Anthony Brian in Sydney on the 3rd October 1795.
Buried: 28th December 1829 in Sydney under the surname of Evans.
Prior to the Macquarie era the following children were born to Elizabeth and Anthony Brian:-
Mary born 7th April 1792 in Sydney, N.S.W.
Ann born 7th January 1795 in Sydney, N.S.W.
Maria born 27th November, 1796 in Sydney, N.S.W.
Prior to the Macquarie era the following children were born to Elizabeth and James Evans:-
Margaret born August 1800 in Sydney, N.S.W.
James born c1805 in Sydney, N.S.W.
Susannah born c1809 in Sydney, N.S.W.
During the Macquarie era the following child was born to Elizabeth and James Evans:-
Harriot born c1811 in Sydney, N.S.W.
Elizabeth was sentenced to 7 years transport at Warwick Assizes on the 2nd April,1788 for stealing linen and other goods;
by May she had been transferred to the 'Lady Juliana'. In Sydney she had 2 children to Anthony Brian, Mary born 7/4/1792 and Ann born 7/1/1795.
Following expiration of their sentences, Elizabeth & Anthony married on the 3/10/1795
Following their marriage a third child, Maria, was born on the 27/11/1796.
By 1799 Anthony Brian had received a land grant at the Eastern Farms, however; Elizabeth did not go with him, as she had entered into a relationship with James Evans.
Reference: A Register of Pioneer Families, Volume 1, Page 142.
Michael Flynn, "The Second Fleet Britain's Grim Convict Armada of 1790", Page 242.
State Archives Convict Records.
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