THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Ester Morris

Born: c1774  in England.
Arrived: 24th February 1817.
Vessel:
Lord Melville.
Status: Convict, life.
Occupation:
Married: Thomas Ashby

Died: 4th October 1821 at Parramatta, N.S.W.
Buried:  1821 at St John's Cemetery, Parramatta, N.S.W.

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Prior to the Macquarie era the following children were born to Ester and Thomas:-
William born c1803.
Thomas born c 1806.
Elizabeth born 1808.

During the Macquarie era the following children were born to Ester and Thomas:-
William born c1810.
Benjamin born c 1812.
Henry born 1814.
Mary born 1817.
John born 1821.

Ester's children, Elizabeth, William and Benjamin travelled with her to Sydney aboard the Lord Melville; her remaining children were born in the colony.

Contributed by Association Member, Rex Webb.

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