THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

James Duff

Born: c.
Arrived Sydney: 16 Nov 1808
Vessel: Speke
Status: CF
Married: ?Margaret Allan, 1838, Whittingham
Occupation:
Died:
Buried:
Father: ?Peter Duff
Mother: ?Elizabeth

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era James probably arrived in the Colony with his parents

During the Macquarie era James Duff, ?Born in the Colony, of Hawkesbury, was to receive a land grant in 1816###

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: James Duff, CF, Speke, Landholder, Windsor

1823,24,25 Muster: James Duff, CF, Speke 1808, Landholder, Windsor

1828 Census: James Duff, 28, CF, Catholic, Speke 1808, Farmer at Durham Hill, Patrick’s Plains

?James Duff married Margaret Allan at Whittingham Presbyterian Church – V1838 560 123

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