THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND
TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
Born: c.1787 at Boxton, Derbyshire, England. Arrived Sydney: 20th January 1820.
Vessel: Lord Wellington.
Married: Edward Moore on the 25th January 1814 at St. George’s, Southwark, London, England.
Died: 28th December 1862 aged 75 at Hardwick, N.S.W.
Buried: c.December 1862 at Glenmore, near Camden N.S.W.
Father: Thomas Lomas.
During the Macquarie era the following children were born to Elizabeth and Edward:-
Joseph born c.1814.
Mary Ellen born 6th March 1817.
Robert born 27th October 1820.
After the Macquarie era the following children were born to Elizabeth and Edward:-
Edward Lomas born on the 29th October 1822 at Liverpool, N.S.W.
James born on the 11th July 1825 at Liverpool, N.S.W.
William born on the 17th March 1828 at Lower Minto, N.S.W.
Elizabeth born on the 18th June 1830 at Lower Monto, N.S.W.
Edward and his wife Elizabeth were tried at the Lancaster Assizes and convicted of ‘forging and
uttering’. Elizabeth was
on the Lord Wellington with her two children Joseph and Mary Ellen,
arriving on the 20th January 1820.
After she and Edward were
in early 1820, they lived in the Lower
Minto area of N.S.W.
Reference: A Register of Pioneer Families Volumn
1, Pages 300 to 306, published by The 1788 - 1820 Pioneer Association
Inc. General Musters for NSW 1822, 1823,
1824, 1825, 1828. Website: Convicts to Australia