THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Jane Eckford

Born: 18 Sep 1807, Parramatta*
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Frederick Horatio Dixon, 5 Jul 1824, Newcastle *
Occupation:
Died: 16 Apr 1875, East Maitland*
Buried: East Maitland*
Father: William Eckford*
Mother: Mary Horrell*

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Jane, the dau of William & Mary was baptized at Christ Church CE, Hexham; Newcastle – V1807 4524 1B

During the Macquarie era Jane Eckford, Daughter of William, Pilot at Newcastle, a9 – on list of the children at the school in Newcastle on 5 May 1816###<

After the Macquarie era:
Not found in the 1822 Muster

Jane Eckford married Frederick Dixon at Christ Church CE, Hexham; Newcastle – V 1824 3369B & V1824 35 9

1823,24,25 Muster: Jane Dixon, BC, Wife of Frederick Dixon, Newcastle

1828 Census: Jane Dixon, a21, BC, Protestant, living at Newcastle with Frederick & Frederick William a3

Jane Dixon, daughter of William & Mary, died 1875, regd Tamworth – 1875 9884

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
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995