THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Henry Richardson snr

Born: c.1778
Arrived Sydney: 29 September 1811*
Vessel: Admiral Gambier (2)*
Status: Convict, transported for life
Married: Elizabeth Nowland on the 26 December, 1814 at Windsor, N.S.W.*
Occupation: Blacksmith
Died: 28 March 1850 at Windsor, N.S.W.*
Buried: 30 March 1850, Windsor, N.S.W.*
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Henry was tried at Chester Session of Pleas on 25 April 1810 & received a Life sentence***
1814 Muster: Henry Richardson, Admiral Gambier 2, Free, On stores, Blacksmith.

Henry married Elizabeth Nowland at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor, N.S.W. – 1814 1711 3A
Their children were:
Henry 1815*
John 1817*
Elizabeth 1820*

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Richardson, Henry, CP, Admiral Gambier, Life, Blacksmith, Windsor, N.S.W.

1823,24,25 Muster: Richardson, Henry, CP, Admiral Gambier 1811, Life, Blacksmith, Windsor, N.S.W.

1828 Census: Henry Richardson, 50, AP, Protestant, Admiral Gambier 1808, Blacksmith, living at Portland Head, N.S.W. in the household of Edward Churchill
Henry Richardson died 1850 – St Matthew’s Church of England, Windsor, N.S.W. – V1850 114 36A

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, Volume 2, Pages 331 to 332, published by the 1788 - 1820 Pioneer Association Inc.1995































































Vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995