THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Elizabeth Richards


Born: c.1775, Warwick, England.*
Arrived Sydney: 3 Jun 1790.*
Vessel: Lady Juliana.*
Status: Convict – 7 years.
Married: Michael Nowland, c1791, Norfolk Island.*
Occupation:
Died: 8 Aug 1852, Wilberforce, N.S.W.*
Buried: Wilberforce, N.S.W.*
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Elizabeth arrived in the Colony – not listed in the Convict Indents.

No marriage found for Elizabeth to Michael Nowland.
Their children were:
William born, died 1792.*
Michael born 1794.*
Henry born 1796.*
Elizabeth born c1798.*
Ann born c1802.*
Edward born c1806.*
William born 1808.*
Mary born c1809.*

During the Macquarie era they had a daughter:
Sarah Jane 1814*

1814 Muster: Elizabeth Richards, Lady Juliana, Free, Off stores, 8 children off stores, Wife to Michael Nowland

After the Macquarie era
1822 Muster: Richards, Elizabeth, FBS, Juliana, Wife of M Nowland, Windsor.

1823,24,25 Muster: Richards, Elizabeth, FS, Lady Juliana 1790, Wife of M Nowland, Sydney & employed by Cox Evan.

Not found in the 1828 Census.
Elizabeth Nowland died 1852, age 77 – CE, Wilberforce. – V1852 966 38B

Researched & submitted by Association member, F O’Donnell.

References:
NSW Pioneer Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes
General Muster of New South Wales – 1814 - ABGR – 1987.
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)./;..
***Principal Supt of Convicts – Bound Indents( Fiche) - Archives Office of NSW
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995