THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Elizabeth Sherwin


Born: c.1809
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married:
Occupation:
Died: ?1842at Parramatta, 1855at Albury, 1866 at Sydney
Buried:
Father: William Sherwin
Mother: Mary Duggan

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Elizabeth, the daughter of Mary Duggan was baptized at St Phillip’s CE, Sydney – V1809 350 6

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Duggin, unnamed, 1, Child of Mary Duggan, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Sherwin, Elizabeth, 16, BC, Daughter of William Sherwin deceased, Parramatta
On 17 October 1825 she was named in a memorial sent by her mother###

1828 Census: Elizabeth Sherwin, 14, BC, daughter to Mary Wells, Living at Parramatta in the household of William Wells with her mother & siblings

?Elizabeth Sherwin died 1842, a36 – St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1842 713 26B OR
Elizabeth Sherwin died 1855. age 48 – CE, Albury – V1855 1553 43A OR
Elizabeth Sherwin died 1866, age 60 years, regd Sydney – 1866 1281

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)
###Index to the Papers of the Colonial Secretary 1788- 1825 – Archives Authority of NSW 1989