THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Elizabeth Pye


Born: 1 Mar 1805, Baulkham Hills*
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: James Thorn, 21 July 1829, Parramatta*
Occupation:
Died: ?1839, Parramatta
Buried:
Father: John Pye*
Mother: Mary Phillips*

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Elizabeth, the daughter of John & Mary was baptized at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1805 1446 1A & V1805 437 148

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Pye, Elizabeth, 17, BC, Child of John Pye

1823,24,25 Muster: Pye, Elizabeth, 22, BC, Family of John Pye, Baulkham Hills

1828 Census: Elizabeth Pye, 23, BC, Protestant, Daughter, living at Seven Hills with her parents & siblings
Elizabeth married James Thorn at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1829 4605 3B & V1829 665 13
They had a daughter, Mary 1830*

?Elizabeth Thorn died 1839, age 33 – St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1839 519 150

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