THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Elizabeth Ward

Born: c.1797
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Joseph Pye, 26 Sep 1815, Parramatta*<
Occupation:
Died: 13 Dec 1852*
Buried: St John’s CE, Parramatta*
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Elizabeth was apparently born in the Colony – no baptism identified

During the Macquarie era Elizabeth married Joseph Pye at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1815 721 147B
Their children were:
Joseph 1819*
John b/d 1821*

After the Macquarie era their children were Mary Ann 1822, Sarah 1824, Charles Walker 1827, David 1829 & Elizabeth Hannah 1834*

1822 Muster: Pye, Elizabeth, BC, Wife of Joseph Pye, Parramatta, with 2 unnamed children

1823,24,25 Muster: Pye, Elizabeth, BC, Wife of Joseph Pye, Parramatta also Melville

1828 Census: Elizabeth Pye, 31, BC, Wife of Joseph Pye, living in Bathurst District with Joseph, Joseph 9, Mary Ann 5, Sarah 4 & Charles Walker Pye18m

Elizabeth Pye died 1852, age 55 – St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1852 812 38B

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